"Being a GP is challenging; there’s not ever a day when you don’t learn something new.”
Dr Rawiri Keenan
Continuing Professional Development (CPD) ensures every vocationally registered GP rides on the forefront of contemporary healthcare, meeting their requirements for re-certification.
Here are some CPD resources to help you along the way.
Some health issues are evolving, so it can be difficult to know the best course of action to take with patients; these College resources can help you make the right call.
Latest resources include, Cultural Competence, Self Care, and General Practice Ownership
The College has compiled resources, news and information for common health topics such as obesity, tobacco, healthy general practice and equally well (physical health outcomes for people with experience of mental health and/or addiction issues).
The College's Research and Education Trust awards grants towards original research, and travel associated with education. College members can apply to the Trust during three funding rounds each year.
BMJ Learning offers hundreds of evidence-based, regularly updated online learning modules dealing with everyday issues in primary care. All modules are CME-endorsed by the RNZCGP.
Policy Briefs provide a breakdown of a topic, an overview of the latest research, some helpful advice, and where you can find more information.
We have the finger on the pulse when it comes to scientific papers, studies, news, policies and events relating to general practice.
As a College member, you have access to exclusive member benefits and services including resources, news, learning, and discounts.