Writing a Medical CV


Writing a professional Curriculum Vitae (CV) is an essential part of the application process for medical employment, training and advisory roles.

Your CV and other application documents introduce you to prospective employers, training colleges, peers and other stakeholders.

30 min Online Learning


Learning Outcomes

  1. Recognise the purpose and content of a CV
  2. List and explain four key inclusions for a medical CV
  3. Name strategies that will enhance the presentation of information within a medical CV
  4. Identify the qualifications and experiences that need to be listed in a CV
  5. Improve written communication skills by concisely describing personal attributes, objectives and checking for spelling and grammatical accuracy


  • Module Overview
  • Topic 1: Preparing your CV
  • Topic 2: Accessing AMA Careers Services


Focus curriculum vitae, CV, resume, career, application


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Australian Medical Association
Online Education
0h : 30m
MBA: 0h : 30m
$55.00 inc. of GST
Health Services Administration
Medical Student, Doctor-in-Training, Non-Vocationally Registered, Specialist - Other, Specialist General Practitioner

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Authored by

  • Anita Fletcher