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06/22/2017 at 08:44. Facebook
Rural students have taken to the streets to ask people to sign the petition for the Murray Darling Medical School. Ryan Layton says:"When people study rurally, they’re more likely to work rurally". Help rural kids get a fair chance to study medicine locally by signing the petition at [ Change.org Link ].
Rural students have taken to the streets to ask people to sign

Students petition for medical school

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Doctors for the bush
Doctors for the bush
06/22/2017 at 00:31. Facebook
The Murray Darling Medical School for rural Australia is ready to go with the appointment of its first Professor of Medicine. Let's get this moving by signing the petition at [ Change.org Link ].
The Murray Darling Medical School for rural Australia is ready to go
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Doctors for the bush
Doctors for the bush
06/21/2017 at 10:20. Facebook
Please help rural Australians desperate for a solution to rural doctor shortages! Share this with all your friends and ask them to sign the petition at [ Change.org Link ].
Please help rural Australians desperate for a solution to rural doctor shortages

Push for MDMS school marches on

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Doctors for the bush
06/21/2017 at 07:06. Facebook
One of Australia's most respected doctors and medical academics, Professor John Dwyer, AO, was announced today as a foundation professor of medicine at the planned Murray Darling Medical School. A long-standing rural health reform advocate, he has challenged city medical students and schools to end their political campaign which is trying to stop rural communities having their own rural...
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One of Australias most respected doctors and medical academics Professor John Dwyer

Head doctor announced for medical school push

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Leanne Martin
Great to hear from the people of the regional city of Shepparton about why they are backing Murray Darling Medical School plan. Join the people of Shepparton in signing the petition at [ Change.org Link ].
Great to hear from the people of the regional city of Shepparton

School could be the cure

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Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce says: "“I think [the Murray Darling Medical School] is a great proposal and we’re going through the process and investigation of how it would be set up.” Help us to make this a reality for rural Australians by signing the petition at [ Weeklytimesnow.com.au Link ].
Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce says I think the Murray Darling Medical

Rural med school idea still an option

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The second Atlas of Healthcare was released this week and again shows that rural and regional Australians are suffering higher rates of hospitalisation, chronic disease and preventable deaths compared to cities, and that doctors in the regions are overstretched. Efforts to grow the rural workforce have failed and it is time for the rural Murray Darling Medical School to fix the problem. Join...
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The second Atlas of Healthcare was released this week and again shows

Atlas 2017 | Safety and Quality

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Australians are uniting behind the urgent need for a rural medical school to fix doctor shortages. We are close to 1000 signatures on our community petition. Add your voice now and let everyone know that rural and regional Australians deserve a fair go at [ Change.org Link ].
Australians are uniting behind the urgent need for a rural medical school

Treasuer Scott Morrison: Bring doctors to regional Australia by supporting the Murray Darling Medical School

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Sr Kirsten Smith has signed the petition for the rural Murray Darling Medical School saying: "Australia had the best teaching hospitals in the world. Decentralisation of essential service training is key to better health for the whole country. The health system is letting us all down . Bigger population less hospital beds less services where they are needed. Teach doctors in rural areas and...
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Sr Kirsten Smith has signed the petition for the rural Murray Darling

Treasuer Scott Morrison: Bring doctors to regional Australia by supporting the Murray Darling Medical School

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Milton Caine
Elite city medical deans are lobbying hard to stop rural Australians from having their own local medical school. If you think rural Australians have the right to their own medical school so we can fix doctor shortages in our communities, help us by signing the petition at [ Change.org Link ].
Elite city medical deans are lobbying hard to stop rural Australians from

Treasuer Scott Morrison: Bring doctors to regional Australia by supporting the Murray Darling Medical School

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Janice Robinson
Good read today in The Conversation: "Having injected a massive boost of doctors into a fee-paying healthcare system without regard to population need, workforce mix, geographic location, health-care models or financing reform, we have put the future at risk". Help us to fix a broken system by signing the petition to establish a rural medical school at [ Change.org Link ].
Good read today in The Conversation Having injected a massive boost of

How can Australia have too many doctors, but still not meet patient needs?

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Joyce Skinner
Susie Fay
Nicole Vargas is one of the hundreds of who have just signed the petition to establish the rural Murray Darling Medical School saying: "I strongly support having a rural medical school. I love rural Australia and considered applying to medical school for this reason exactly, but I didn't want to move to a big city. Life path has changed, but I think this needs to happen!" Join her in...
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Nicole Vargas is one of the hundreds of who have just signed

Treasuer Scott Morrison: Bring doctors to regional Australia by supporting the Murray Darling Medical School

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Member for Calare Andrew Gee has raised concerns about a last-minute plan for an external review of the rural Murray Darling Medical School start-date. He remains worried about the impact of ongoing delays on older inland Australians unable to access proper medical care. Add your voice to the petition at [ Change.org Link ].
Member for Calare Andrew Gee has raised concerns about a lastminute plan

Fears government wants to kill off plan for Murray Darling Medical School

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Robyn Sharp
Murray Darling Medical School advocates meet with the Minister for Health, Greg Hunt, to discuss timetable for commencement of new rural medical school. Get behind our own rural medical school by signing petition now at [ Change.org Link ].
Murray Darling Medical School advocates meet with the Minister for Health Greg

‘We’re not sure what other questions could be asked’: CSU confident of med school case

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Dararoth Siddhana
Robyn Sharp
Regional media says: "THE federal government must be rapidly running out of reasons to deny funding to the Murray Darling Medical School proposal". Share if you agree. Remember to add you name to the petition at [ Change.org Link ].
Regional media says THE federal government must be rapidly running out of

OUR SAY: A health check for Murray Darling Medical School proposal

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Donna Louise
Charles Sturt University and La Trobe University already train quality health professionals who are prepared for rural health practice. Through the Murray Darling Medical School, a rural specific curriculum will help prepare doctors for rural practice.
Charles Sturt University and La Trobe University already train quality health pr
The Member for Calare, Andrew Gee, today spoke in Federal Parliament about the need for the Murray Darling Medical School. As a Federal member representing regional Australians, he understands the importance of turning local kids into local doctors. As he said “the current system of training, dominated by the big city universities, is failing country Australia, where it can take weeks in some...
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It's clear local students want the MDMS, just ask Brin who shared her reasons for signing the community petition on change.org. Share if you agree.

"...I intend to pursue a career in medicine after I finish high school. I have an affinity with rural Australia and a passion to improve regional areas. I also wish to be involved in agricultural practice later in my life. After I finished my...
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Its clear local students want the MDMS just ask Brin who shared
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Caroline Hooper
Charles Sturt University - CSU Vice-Chancellor Andrew Vann explains why we need the Murray Darling Medical School.

Chris's petition is just 2 signatures away from its goal! Show your support by sharing and add your name to it here: bit.ly/2q0a2Xl
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Hear from La Trobe Vice-Chancellor John Dewar on why we need the Murray Darling Medical School
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