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  • Early Career Doctor Advisory Council

  • Established in 2010, the Avant Early Career Doctor Advisory Council (ECDAC) comprises of early career doctors from across Australia. The ECDAC’s role is to advise Avant on the emerging and existing issues early career doctors face, and how Avant could assist.

    Applications open for 2023!

    We are currently seeking applications for positions on the ECDAC, formerly the Doctor in Training Advisory Council.

    If you would like to express your interest, please complete the application form and send this, along with a copy of your CV, to: earlycareer.advisorycouncil@avant.org.au.

    Please note, you will be expected to attend a minimum of four committee meetings per year (online and in person) and actively participate and share your views.

    Applications close Friday, 13 January 2023.

    How to become a member

    To be eligible to join the ECDAC you need to be a current Intern, Resident Medical Officer, or Doctor in Training member of Avant. We are looking for passionate and highly motivated individuals who want to make a difference.

    Being a member is a great opportunity to:

    • network with peers around the country
    • shape and influence doctor in training initiatives
    • make a difference and play an important role within the medical community
    • participate in various Avant programs

    Selection process

    • All candidates must complete the application form
    • Be a member of Avant
    • A selection committee will review and assess each application against the requirements of the position and select a shortlist of candidates
    • The committee may conduct interviews
    • The committee proposes nominations for the current Council’s consideration
    • Members will be elected to serve a two-year term, beginning February 2023
    • Successful applications will be formally advised of their appointment details in writing.

    For more information, contact: earlycareer.advisorycouncil@avant.org.au