What attracted you to undertake an academic training post?
I was attracted by the opportunity to develop skills in the growing field of primary care research, and to participate in teaching of medical students.
What is your research project?
My project is investigate the preparedness of GP registrars for the upcoming expansion of My Health Record.
What was your motivation for the project?
My motivation arose from personally experiencing challenges in using digital health tools in clinical practice.
What are the benefits of undertaking an academic component in your GP training?
I hope this project will inform educators as to the need for digital health in the registrar curriculum.
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