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2019 GPSN National Elections

Two positions have re-opened on the GPSN National Council

The GPSN National Council is a great way for medical students interested in general practice to gain practical experience in governance, policy, and leadership. Since GPSN is supported by GPRA, the national peak body for GP registrars, you'll be well supported in a national role. As the future of general practice in Australia, this is your chance to shape the future!

Please read the election guide before applying.


Senior National Executive Positions:

  • National Chair
  • National Vice Chair
  • National Secretary.

National Executive Positions:

  • Working Group Officer
  • Local Events Officer
  • National Events Officer
  • Working Group Officer
  • National Sponsorship Officer
  • Publications and Promotions Officer.

For further details of the application process and position descriptions, please see the election guide or email

Key Dates

  • Application period: Friday 18/10/2018 - Wednesday 31/10/2018 at 11:59pm
    Please note: Applications have now closed
  • The announcement of successful applicants: Monday 5th of November

Eligibility for applications

  • Currently studying medicine at an Australian University
  • Current GPSN Member
  • Endorsement by one other current GPSN Member

Application Requirements

Applicants will be required to submit the following documents as a Word Document to the GPSN Elections Officer within the application period for distribution to Council. The 2018 Elections Officer is the 2019 GPSN National Chair (

  • 1 page CV
  • Name, year level, university, email and contact number of self and seconder
  • Up to 2 preferences for positions
  • Your skills, experience and interests that make you suited to the role.
  • Please address the question after viewing the role descriptions and selection criteria in the election guide (Max 300 words)
  • Enthusiasm for the general practice profession statement or enthusiasm for a particular working group domain (maximum of 200 words)
  • Any queries regarding this process please direct to the Elections Officer.

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