Medical board reforms will create substandard CPD programs, says RACGP

Any attempt to end specialist colleges' monopoly would put 'community at risk'

A proposal by the Medical Board of Australia to allow specialists to sign up to CPD programs outside of those run by their medical college has been savaged by the RACGP.

The attempt to end the colleges’ monopoly over CPD forms a major theme of the board’s planned CPD shake-up, released in November.