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New medical school network for regional and rural NSW underway

New medical school network for regional and rural NSW underway

Federal Minister for Rural Health, Senator Bridget McKenzie, and Federal MP for Calare, Mr Andrew Gee, today met with senior representatives of Charles Sturt University and Western Sydney University to discuss the new joint program in medicine, which includes a significant node at Charles Sturt University’s campus in Orange, New South Wales.

14 May 2018

Universities welcome Federal Government’s rural health strategy

Universities welcome Federal Government’s rural health strategy

Charles Sturt University and Western Sydney University tonight welcomed the Australian Government’s Budget announcement to establish a medical school network across the Murray Darling Basin.

9 May 2018

Videos and interviews

2018 Ministerial Budget Announcement - Rural Health

Charles Sturt University Vice-Chancellor, Professor Andrew Vann joins with Senator Bridget McKenzie, Minister for Rural Health, Sport and Regional Communications to announce the Murray Darling Medical School’s Network on the banks of the River Murray.

Minister McKenzie visits CSU Bathurst

Charles Sturt University delighted in welcoming Senator Bridget McKenzie, Minister for Rural Health, Sport and Regional Communications and Mr Andrew Gee MP, Member for Calare to our Bathurst Campus to talk about the CSU-WSU joint program in medicine.