GP registrars struggling as they endure agonising countdown on KFP exam lockdown

Candidates like Dr Devaki Wallooppillai say their preparation has been severely affected by stress and lack of sleep

GP registrars trapped in the Perth lockdown say they’re stressed, can’t sleep and can barely focus on study as they await news on whether their make-or-break KFP exam will go ahead in two days' time.

Dr Devaki Wallooppillai.
Dr Devaki Wallooppillai.

The assessment for Perth candidates is on hold as a result of the lockdown announced after one positive COVID-19 test in a quarantine security