Professional Recognition

  • This degree program provides comprehensive and advanced education on the basic and applied sciences relating to all types of pain. This has obvious relevance to specialty training examinations and CPD.
  • It is an ideal step in preparation for specialist training in Anaesthetics, Pain Medicine, Critical Care, General Practice, Rheumatology and other medical fields managing patients in pain.
  • It is endorsed by the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP), the leading international body for the study of pain. This is a testament to the programs high quality.

For Medical Graduates

  • The Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists (ANZCA) and the Royal Australasian College Physicians (RACP) have approved these degree programs for the award of MOPS credit points.
  • The Royal Australasian College General Practioners (RACGP) has approved the degree programs for CME credits.

For Health Professionals

The degree programs meet the CPD requirements listed by Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA).

Postgraduate Students

You may be able to enrol in and credit one of our units of study towards your major postgraduate degree (e.g., Masters of Physiotherapy at the University of Sydney). Please enquire about this possibility with your current Faculty office.