Canberra Region Medical Education Council (CRMEC)

The Canberra Region Medical Education Council (CRMEC) has been established by the Minister for Health, as a Ministerial Management Council.

The CRMEC role is to act as a Postgraduate* Medical Council to:

  • Perform accreditation functions of the intern training program within the ACT and linked regional networks.
  • Provide expert advice to the Minister for Health regarding the quality of education, training and welfare for junior medical officers within the ACT and linked regional networks
  • Provide leadership in postgraduate medical education and training in the ACT and linked regional networks.
  • Undertake the accreditation and monitoring of individual junior medical officer terms and the clinical units, facilities and net
  • works that support them using national and jurisdictional standards, with a focus on:

Accreditation and monitoring of terms for prevocational junior medical officers

Developing training standards and accreditation processes for prevocational junior medical officers.

  • Identify, evaluate, monitor and promote medical education and training programs for junior medical officers and their educators, in conjunction with key stakeholders.

      *Postgraduate refers to doctors who have completed a medical degree

CRMEC Members and Secretariat

The Canberra Region Medical Education Council is chaired by A/Prof Katrina Anderson and is supported by the Secretariat located at 123 Carruthers St, CURTIN.

Manager CRMEC
Dr Emily Haesler
 
Phone: (02) 6205 9852

Members

  • A/Prof Katrina Anderson - CHAIR
  • Dr Glenn Verheul
  • Professor Amanda Barnard
  • Dr Rob Griffin
  • Dr Diana Tracey
  • A/Prof Alison Jones
  • Dr Nicola Ward
  • Ms Fiona Tito Wheatland
  • Dr Philip Gaughwin
  • Dr Bosco Wu
  • Dr Beatrice Brennan

CRMEC Terms of Reference

CRMEC Accreditation Standards

CRMEC Current Register of Accredited Terms

Resources

Links

See the links below to key organisations and peak bodies:

Colleges

  • Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists ANZCA
  • Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine ACRRM
  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons RACS
  • Royal Australian College of General Practitioners RACGP
  • The Australasian College for Emergency Medicine ACEM
  • The Australasian College of Dermatologists ACD
  • The Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators RACMA
  • The Royal Australasian College of Physicians RACP
  • The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists RANZCOG
  • The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists RANZCO
  • The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists RANZCP
  • The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists RANZCR
  • The Royal College of Pathologists of Australian RCPA

CRMEC Links

  • Australian National University Medical School ANUMS
  • Bega District Hospital Bega
  • Calvary Health Care ACT Calvary
  • Coast City Country General Practice Training CCCGPT
  • Greater Area Southern Health Service GASHS
  • Goulburn Base Hospital Goulburn

National Organisations

  • Medical Board of Australia MBA
  • Australian Medical Council AMC
  • Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency AHPRA

Postgraduate Medical Councils

  • Confederation of Postgraduate Medical Education Councils CPMEC
  • NSW Health Education & Training Institute HETI
  • Northern Territory Postgraduate Medical Council NTPMC
  • Postgraduate Medical Education Council of Queensland PMCQ
  • Postgraduate Medical Council of Victoria PMCV
  • Postgraduate Medical Education Council of Tasmania PMCT
  • Postgraduate Medical Council of Western Australia PMCWA
  • South Australian Medical Education and Training SAMET
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