General Practice Students Network (GPSN)

Becoming a member of GPSN is free! Members gain access to support and training opportunities from both the local and national General Practice Network.

We are an organisation that seeks to promote General Practice, but also to encourage students to have a more holistic approach to health. Even if you’re not sure yet whether General Practice is for you, you’ll find plenty of opportunities to develop your clinical skills by joining GPSN.

Events in 2021

Feb

O-Week Trivia Night

GPSN is sponsoring the trivia night for our incoming Year 1 ANU Med students. Also, watch out for our O-Week info session for details on how to join GPSN and to win great prizes including a pocket otoscope (sponsored by GPRA).

Apr

GP Careers Night

Find out what’s involved in GP training, including how to improve your CV, and tips from recent Fellows.

Jun

NSW/ACT State Event: "GPSN First Steps" @ University of Sydney

Speakers, Clinical Skills, Networking. Lots of free goodies, spot prizes and food galore!

Jul

Community Outreach Project

One way of being a better doctor is to get stuck into the community. What better way than raising funds for a much-needed cause. Details to be announced soon.

Opportunities and Support

National Working Groups

Work with other medical students from around Australia on various projects and research close to your heart. ANU GPSN is looking to recruit a Working Group Officer for 2021. Email anu@student.gpra.org.au if you’re interested.

Scholarships

Being a member of GPSN opens the door to numerous scholarships and grants. They include:

  • NTGPE (Northern Territory General Practice Education).
  • ACRRM (Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine).
  • RACGP (Royal Australian College of General Practitioners).

GPSN National Council and GPRA

Access to support and guidance from GPRA (General Practice Registrars Australia), the parent organisation of GPSN. Lots of free resources and plenty of networking opportunities. Membership to GPSN continues all the way to Registrar level.

Keep in Touch

Meet Your Subcommittee

Clair Bannerman

Co-Chair

2nd Year Medical Student

Alex Roberts

Co-Chair

3rd Year Medical Student

Victoria Fay

Secretary

3rd Year Medical Student

Thomas Guscott

Treasurer

3rd Year Medical Student