Thinking about studying medicine and want to know what medical specialties are out there?
Let’s start at the beginning…..The Australian Medical Association has a page on their websitethat outlines the pathways to medical school and to become a doctor.
For a list of medical specialties that are acknowledged by the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency, click here and open the document “List of specialties, fields and related titles Registration Standard.”
After completing a medical degree, internship and residency, you will need to complete the vocational training in your chosen medical specialty. Following is a list of some of the specialist medical colleges where you can apply for a training position. Please note that entry into a vocational training program is often very competitive: