We are excited to be attending the RMA22 Conference in Canberra ACT this week. MDA National is proud to be supporting our longstanding association with the RDAA at this highly anticipated event. Showcasing inspiring and informative speakers as well as our own Dr Jane Deacon, this is an event not to be missed!

 Visit our MDA National booth to meet our team and chat about how we provide unwavering care and support, above and beyond medical indemnity and enter our competition for the chance to win a Bellroy Flight Bag valued at $499*

We look forward to seeing you!

Patrick Bentley Salfu Kallay
Patrick Bentley Salfu Kallay

*Individuals must complete an expression of interest and consent to be contacted by MDA National. Existing members of MDA National must ensure their contact details are up to date with on site representatives.


MDA National session date & timings:
Thursday, October 13, 2022
10.30am – 11.00am

Angry patients – what to do
Don’t miss the MDA National medico-legal session hosted by Dr Jane Deacon. This workshop assists in understanding the triggers of angry patients and explores strategies and practical steps to enhance workplace practices and minimising escalation of angry patients.

Dr Jane Deacon 


For more information visit the RMA22 website.


Event Information

Career Stages:

  • Medical Students
  • Doctors in Training
  • Doctors in Practice
  • Others
  • Doctors in Specialist Training


Thursday, 13 October 2022 8:00 AM - Saturday, 15 October 2022 2:00 PM


National Convention Centre Canberra



Doctors Let's Talk: Get Yourself A Fricking GP

Get yourself a fricking GP stat! is a conversation with Dr Lam, 2019 RACGP National General Practitioner of the Year, rural GP and GP Anesthetics trainee, that explores the importance of finding your own GP as a Junior Doctor.


25 Oct 2022

Systematic efforts to reduce harms due to prescribed opioids – webinar recording

Efforts are underway across the healthcare system to reduce harms caused by pharmaceutical opioids. This 43-min recording of a live webinar, delivered 11 March 2021, is an opportunity for prescribers to check, and potentially improve, their contribution to these endeavours. Hear from an expert panel about recent opioid reforms by the Therapeutic Goods Administration and changes to the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme. 

Diplomacy in a hierarchy: tips for approaching a difficult conversation

Have you found yourself wondering how to broach a tough topic of conversation? It can be challenging to effectively navigate a disagreement with a co-worker, especially if they're 'above' you; however, it's vital for positive team dynamics and safe patient care. In this recording of a live webinar you'll have the opportunity to learn from colleagues' experiences around difficult discussions and hear from a diverse panel moderated by Dr Kiely Kim (medico-legal adviser and general practitioner). Recorded live on 2 September 2020.