Journal article

Demand for global health training and experiences among emergency medicine trainees in Australia and New Zealand

Rob D Mitchell, Rebecca L Mitchell, Georgina A Phillips, Skandarupan Jayaratnam, Jennifer Jamieson, Gerard M O'Reilly

Emergency Medicine Australasia | WILEY | Published : 2020

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: Demand for global health (GH) training and experiences among emergency medicine trainees is unknown. The primary objective of the Trainee Interest in Global Health Training (TIGHT) study was to quantify the number of trainees interested in completing a rotation in a resource-limited environment within a low- or middle-income country during their specialty training. METHODS: A cross-sectional study of trainees in seven specialty training programmes was conducted between August and October 2018. Data were collected using a voluntary, anonymous, self-reporting, web-based survey. This study describes the results of a planned sub-group analysis of ACEM trainees. RESULTS: There were 203..

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