Basic Physician and Advanced Trainees/ Department of Medicine
The Launceston General Hospital (LGH) is a 350 bed teaching hospital for the
Advanced Training Positions
There are accredited training positions in cardiology (three years core training for two candidates- Victorian match), Gastroenterology (part of Victorian match), General Medicine, Intensive Care , Radiation and Medical Oncology, Nephrology and Geriatrics.
Basic Physician training positions
LGH is accredited as a level three hospital for basic physician trainees. 12 positions are generally available with rotations of three or six months in general medicine, nephrology, endocrinology, cardiology , stroke, gastroenterology, haematology/oncology, intensive care, respiratory medicine, geriatrics, rehabilitation and acute medicine.
Dr Alasdair MacDonald, Director of Medicine - Email Tel: 03/63487578 Fax: 03/63487577