Early career doctors

Early career doctors

As an early career doctor, you represent the future of the profession and are the leaders of tomorrow. AMA Victoria as your professional association and career partner wish to invest in your development so you excel and realise your professional potential – whatever the pathway you have chosen. 

Member events

Access specific education sessions, career coaching programs and events through your AMA Victoria membership.

Browse our early career doctor event calendar for more details.

Program overview
'Build your professional brand'  
'Stand out: resume writing'  
'Love your cover letter'  
'Nail your interview'  
'Leadership fundamentals'  
'Career planning and decision making to achieve your potential'  

How we can assist you further

We proudly connect and support our members, providing a unified voice to advocate for Victorian doctors and the health of all Victorians. AMA Victoria members have the unique opportunity to participate in advocacy to government and drive positive change across the state’s health system. You can read our latest advocacy work here.

As a member of AMA Victoria, you are supported by a team of workplace relations advisors, who can help you at any time to understand your employment contract, ensure you are receiving your correct entitlements, know your workplace rights and provide representation when required.

Our wellbeing programs offer support, helping you maintain your health and wellbeing as an early career doctor. 

Our career solutions are medically specific and are delivered by highly experienced and internationally accredited coaches with extensive knowledge of the health sector. View our range of services here.

AMA Victoria offers accurate, curated and timely information. Our delivery includes:

The Medical Journal of Australia: Australia’s leading peer reviewed general medical journal (available for Ordinary memberships (joint AMAV + Federal) only).
Vicdoc: Our award-winning magazine contains news affecting the medical profession.
The Check-Up: Our weekly newsletter keeps you updated on current issues.
Stethoscope: Our blog helps members stay up to date on medical news and policy, expert opinions and profiles on people of interest in medicine.


Your membership

Get membership discounts and exclusive rewards on a broad range of lifestyle and business products and services. View our list of preffered partners here

Current early career doctor - monthly AMA Victoria membership prices:

Year 1 - Intern: $27 plus GST
Year 2: $38 plus GST
Year 3: $49 plus GST
Year 4: $62 plus GST
Year 5 and over: $82 plus GST

Benefits from AMA Federal

Nationally, the Federal AMA works with the Federal Government to get more from Medicare, private health insurance, public hospital funding, aged care, and medical registration and training. 

Other benefits include:

Benefits from AMA Victoria

  • workplace relations and industrial relations support
  • mediation
  • legal assistance
  • advocacy to the State Government
  • communications and information from AMA Victoria such as The Doctors' Room podcast, the weekly ‘Check Up’ and Vicdoc magazine
  • state-based events
  • discounts and benefits from AMA Victoria partners
  • professional development, careers and coaching services
  • wellbeing advice and support
  • participation in Victorian-based subdivisions
  • the opportunity to participate on AMA Victoria’s State Council
  • voting rights specific to the governance of AMA Victoria only.



AMA Victoria Preferred Suppliers