- Growing number of GP registrars seeking out specialist skills posts
- Wide variety of posts on offer, from expedition and sports medicine to palliative care
- Trend likely to benefit rural areas most, where extra skills are much needed
- Trend will strengthen - not fragment - general practice
DR BRIDGETTE Watts was the first registrar to complete a special skills post in expedition medicine offered by General Practice Training Tasmania.
As part of the training, she did a short course in central Tasmania’s Bronte Park