Close the Gap committee

The Close the Gap Committee is concerned with all issues relating to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health. The committee is passionate about improving health equity for all people throughout Australia.

Committee Chair:
Vacant

Committee Secretary:
Vacant

Some of the goals of the Close the Gap Committee are:

  • To support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander GP registrars on their way to becoming GPs
  • Ensure excellent standards of employment and training for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander GP registrars
  • Encourage GP registrars to consider the benefits of working in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health training posts and increase the number of registrars working in these posts
  • Raise the issue of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health with the next generation of Australian general practitioners, and challenge them to personally contribute.

If you are interested in the aims of the Close the Gap Committee, you are welcome to join. For further details please call GPRA on 03 9629 8878 or email registrarenquiries@gpra.org.au