Short courses at Sydney Medical School
Sydney Medical School offers a wide range of short professional development courses for health professionals through its clinical schools, disciplines and associated research institutes.
Courses marked with * are accredited for Continuing Medical Education (CME) points. Others may be awarded CME points on request to your relevant association or professional body.
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Sydney Medical School offers short and professional development courses in the following areas:
Infectious Diseases | Injury Prevention & Management | Bioethics and Health Humanities | Mental Health | Pain Management | Pathology | Public Health | Research | |Smoking and Smoking Cessation | Surgical skills | Trauma skills
Ethics and Mental Health
Ethics and Public Health.
Human and Animal Research Ethics.
For the full list of available courses and dates visit the Centre for Values, Ethics and the Law in Medicine professional development website.
Discipline of Psychiatry
Anxiety Education for Health Professionals*
Anxiety Disorders Course for Health Professionals
DSM-5 Course: Common Mental Disorders
Interpersonal Psychotherapy Course: Level A
Managing Anxiety Disorders in Primary Care
Social Cognitive Remediation for Schizophrenia
Understanding and Treating Hoarding Disorder
Brain & Mind Research Institute (BMRI)
Foundations of Leadership & Policy in Mental Health
Various courses are run throughout the year. For the range of courses and dates visit the Sydney School of Public Health short course website.
Woolcock Institute of Medical Research
Fieldwork Skills for Epidemiological Research
Introduction to MS Access for Medical Research
Charles Perkins Centre
Writing original research papers for biomedical journals
Sydney School of Public Health
Introduction to Clinical Epidemiology
Advanced Qualitative Health Research (PUBH5500)
Qualitative Methodologies & Study Design (QUAL5002)
Qualitative Research Analysis & Writing (QUAL5003)
Introducing Qualitative Health Research (QUAL5005)
Introductory Analysis of Linked Data - Professional Development Course
Clinical Trials Centre
Various short courses run by the Clinical Trials Centre
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