Rural Health Continuing Education (RHCE) Sub-Program Stream One is an initiative of the Australian Government, Department of Health and Ageing that provides education opportunities that support continuing professional development (CPD) for specialists in rural and remote location in Australia.
Funding under Stream One of RHCE is available to rural and remote medical specialists and Specialist Medical Colleges to support these activities.
RHCE Stream One supports rural specialists in the following ways:
1. Individual specialists accessing CPD; and
2. Grants for CPD projects that promote multi-disciplinary based learning
Funding Round Two is now open. Application forms and guidelines are now available for download from the RHCE website.
The closing date for the RHCE PMU to receive all applications is 13 May 2011.
Please note that applications must be lodged via Specialist Medical Colleges and they will have earlier deadlines to enable a review of applications. College contact details are provided in the guidelines.