Psychiatrists want to drop 'Royal' from college name

'It is not necessary and non-inclusive,' says Professor Patrick McGorry of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists

The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists is facing internal calls to change its name to lose the “anachronistic” reference to the monarchy.

Queen Elizabeth II.

Professor Patrick McGorry has backed the push, saying its current title is a "reminder of colonial dispossession".

He says the college should go back to being known as the Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists

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