2015 Media


June 2015

The updated version of the student mental health guide ‘When the Cowpat hits the Windmill’ is now in stock and available online. Check it out online or request a copy!

Rural Health Club members have been making a splash in the NT during the latest round of Rural High School Visits. The Top End group saw 320 NT students at 9 schools & travelled 1000km spreading the word about health careers on a whirlwind trip hosted by Northern Territory Medicare Local – but they still made time for a quick dip at a local waterhole. Check it out here.


Country spirit shines through for young medical students

UOW News 04/05/15

UNIVERSITY of Wollongong medical students embark on life-changing experiences in the bush thanks to a unique rural placement program. Associate Professor David Garne, who oversees clinical placements, said UOW has the only medical school in Australia that provides opportunities for all its students to undertake a 12-month placement in a rural or regional setting.