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Welcome to Medical Deans Australia and New Zealand

Medical Deans Australia and New Zealand Inc (Medical Deans) is the peak body representing professional entry-level medical education, training and research in Australia and New Zealand. Our members are the 23 medical schools across the two countries, whose focus is on planning for, developing and supporting the medical graduate workforce our communities need.

Medical Deans works to ensure the quality, breadth and rigour of our medical teaching and training remains among the best in the world, and advocates for and contributes to effective policies to improve medical education and support research to improve the health of all people in Australia and New Zealand.

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Professionalism and professional identity of our future doctors

This report provides an overview of the current approaches to how professionalism is defined, taught, assessed, and remediated across medical schools; common challenges and systemic issues; suggestions on potential areas for future collaboration and further research; and suggested useful resources.

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