TROHPIQ is a Queensland-based Rural Health Club dedicated to helping health students experience the unique career and lifestyle opportunities to be found beyond the big town of Brisbane. TROHPIQ encompasses a wide range of students and health professionals from a variety of disciplines, including medicine, nursing and allied health. Our members are made up of students from UQ, QUT, ACU, USC, CQU and USQ. Founded in 1994, TROHPIQ continues to promote rural clinical education, rural and remote practice and rural and Indigenous health issue awareness. TROHPIQ provides numerous opportunities for networking and professional development for health students throughout the state.
Welcome to TROHPIQ
The National Rural Health Student Network
Towards Rural and Outback Health Professionals In Queensland
TROHPIQ is Queensland’s rural health club dedicated to helping medical, nursing and allied health students experience the unique career and lifestyle opportunities to be found beyond the big town of Brisbane. We are a student-run rural health club with a membership base of over 800 students. Founded in 1994, TROHPIQ continues to promote rural clinical education, rural and remote practice and rural and indigenous health issue awareness, and provides numerous support services for students of various health disciplines throughout the state.
University of Queensland (UQ)
Queensland University of Technology (QUT)
Australian Catholic University (ACU)
University of Sunshine Coast (USC)
Central Queensland University (CQU)
University of Southern Queensland (USQ)
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TROHPIQ members are also automatically members of the National Rural Health Students Network which provides communications with the 28 university Rural Health Clubs across Australia and is active at the national level.
Why should I join?
Whether you’re interested in a rural career or are just curious, TROHPIQ can provide you with experiences and information to help you decide. TROHPIQ conduct clinical skills sessions, heavily subsidised trips to rural areas, conference attendance support, BBQ’s, joint events with the other Queensland rural health clubs and much more.
By becoming a member of your Rural Health Club, you are also a member of the National Rural Health Student Network (NRHSN).
The NRHSN represents the future of rural health in Australia. It has more than 9,000 members who belong to 29 university Rural Health Clubs from all states and territories.
It is Australia’s only multi-disciplinary student health network, bringing together people studying medicine, nursing and allied health, encouraging them to pursue rural health careers.
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