Why Australia's newest medical school is its most controversial

Tempers exploded when the new Curtin Medical School was announced. What does that mean for its students?

If you were to listen to the main medical lobby groups, you would think that the production line for making doctors was malfunctioning.

A few years back, the problem was about poor output: Australia wasn’t churning out enough doctors, with the result that the country was importing thousands of IMGs to fill the workforce holes — often from countries whose need for their skills and expertise