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We are a representative body for people undertaking teaching and research in general practice and academic primary care.

All staff involved in the general practice and primary care environment are invited to become members.


AAAPC aims to promote and develop the discipline of general practice and academic primary care by:

  • Representing general practice and academic primary care at state and national levels;
  • Promoting research and teaching in general practice and academic primary care;
  • Providing a forum for exchange of information and ideas via our active email list, web site, research meetings and newsletters;
  • Fostering and supporting career development in general practice and academicprimary care via our travelling fellowship and awards for public presentation.
  • Awarding the Bridges-Webb medal for excellence within our membership.

AAAPC welcomes all those who are interested in primary care research and teaching.

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PHC Research Conference Adelaide

29-31 July 2015

PHC Research Matters

All members are encouraged to attend the PHC Research Conference in Adelaide. It is the key national opportunity for presentation of the latest research and the development of collaborative networks. Consumer representatives, researchers, practitioners, policy makers, health managers, and service providers are all encouraged to get involved and join in the action. July 2931 is the time to be in Adelaide to commence and continue purposeful conversations to improve PHC outcomes.

As far as the AAAPC goes information will be sent out in the in the next month but you can register now for an early bird discount and book for the AAAPC dinner held on Wednesday 29th July 2015.

Dates to remember

  • 11 March - Closing date for abstracts
  • 15 April - Notification of acceptance of abstracts
  • 3 June - Early bird registration closes
  • 29-31 July - PHC Research Conference

First time presenters

Application for first time presenter awards


Latest News

  AAAPC Press Release on Impact of 2014 Federal Budget on primary care teaching and research

  AAAPC Press Release on Co-payments to see a doctor: the evidence says this will cause harm

 Membership discounts available!! We are offering a special subscription of $60 a year to all registrars RHD students and overseas members. Join now!

  AAAPC Submission to PHCRED Review

  AAAPC Submission to Medical Local Review

  President's Report is now available. Download a copy here.

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26-28 August 2015
International Emergency Care Conference
Alfred Medical Research and Education Centre, Melbourne, VIC

31 August-2 September 2015
International Conference on Hospice and Palliative Care
Hyatt Regency, Orlando, USA

31 August-1 September 2015
European Forum for Primary Care 2015
TOBACCO Theatre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

6-9 September 2015
Population Health Conference 2015
Hotel Grand Chancellor, Hobart, TAS

7-8 September 2015
National Dementia Research and Knowledge Translation 2015
The Wesley Conference Centre, Sydney, NSW

11-13 September 2015
Brisbane GPCE
Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Brisbane, QLD

5-7 October 2015
4th International Conference on Nursing and Healthcare
Double Tree by Hilton Hotel, Burlingame, California, USA

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