Allied Health education & training
Allied Health professionals are integral to the multidisciplinary care provided by the Women's.
Specialist training programs in aspects of physiotherapy, social work, pharmacy, nutrition & dietetics and radiology are provided to pre-registration students, new graduate/Grade 1 health professionals and external health professionals.
Nutrition and dietetics education & training
Nutrition and Dietetics contributes to the training of dietitians through a combination of lectures, clinical placements and food service placements with Deakin, Monash and La Trobe Universities.Learn more
Pharmacy education & training
The Women's provides a dynamic and challenging program for educating pharmacy students and intern pharmacists in pharmacy practice specialising in women's health and newbornsLearn more
Physiotherapy education & training
The Women’s offers supported positions to new graduate and student physiotherapists. Specialised programs focus on women’s health through all stages of lifeLearn more
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