Specialist Trainee Support Program, Trainee Workshop

Date Thursday 06 October 2022
About the event

AIDA is delighted to invite all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander non-GP specialists in training to register for this inaugural workshop!

Held on the Country of the people of the Yugambeh language region, Gold Coast, the workshop will provide you with culturally safe opportunity to connect with your peers and engage in education and professional development to support your success on your training journey.

The 1.5 day workshop is fully funded by the Commonwealth and consortium of non-GP specialty colleges. All Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander doctors in training (non-GP) are welcome including AIDA members and non-members.

Funding will cover a rich program of education, accommodation,meals from dinner on Thursday 6 October to lunch Saturday 8 October and your travel to/from the Gold Coast (caps apply) .

Your family

We welcome your family to join us and participate in cultural activities and meals. As our funding is limited to trainees, a subsidy will apply for guests’ meals and any accommodation upgrades. Costs will be confirmed soon. If these costs are a barrier to your attendance, please let us know as we will work on a solution with you!


Please note that AIDA’s funding will not cover the following costs which participants will be asked to cover:

Alcoholic beverages or other incidental costs.

Room upgrades – rooms will accommodate 2 people

Meals for guests or family members – additional costs will apply. costs will be confirmed and will be around $150 per day per adult and children’s meal costs will be confirmed. These costs will be payable closer to the event. If this is a barrier to your attendance please let us know so that we can work on a solution with you.