Medical students jump to support GPs and specialists on COVID-19 frontlines

More than 1000 students have responded to the first call to help doctors while continuing their education, says University of Melbourne's Professor Steve Trumble

Medical students are being mobilised to help support GPs and non-GP specialists on COVID-19 frontlines, with more than 1000 putting their hands up so far.

Professor Steve Trumble
Professor Steve Trumble.

Victoria, NSW and Queensland are planning medical student involvement, with the University Melbourne the first to get the ball rolling.

According to Professor Steve Trumble, head of the