Hunter New England Training in Psychiatry (HNET)


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Welcome to HNET! For news and dates to remember, stay on this page. Other information can be found in the links to the left. For current staff of HNET, click the "FOR STAFF" link for more information and resources pertinent to your work with us.


‚ÄčAre you a doctor wanting a job in psychiatry?

Click here to visit our Recruitment page!

What's news?

  • The HETI Rural Medical Trainee Scholarship for the 2017/2018 Financial is open! Applications close 14 January 2018. Contact Anthony Llewellyn to discuss further.
  • Available for advanced trainees in HNET Psychiatry on the My Health Learning platform is a Leadership & Management Pathway for Advanced Trainees. This learning pathway has been designed for Advanced Trainees in Psychiatry (but may be of use to other medical and health professional trainees). It contains a mix of modules that provide some practical learning in relation to some of the challenges that face trainees as they move from a senior trainee role to a Consultant (Manage...r and Leader) role, including covering topics on planning, running projects, supervising, teamwork, meetings and how health care is funded. Estimated time for total pathway completion 3 hours. Start by logging into and search for the pathway in the catalogue.
  • HNET trainees can find lots of useful information in our HOW-TO guides, available on our intranet site. Click here to check them out! 

Dates to remember

24 January 2018:  HNET Trial MCQ exam.

24 January 2018:  Distant site enrolment deadline for HNET Formal Education Course.

17 January 2018:  HNET Trial Essay exam.

5 February 2018:  HNET Orientation Day 1. Semester 1 of 2018 clinical year commences.

7 February 2018:  HNET FEC Orientation.

7 February 2018:  RANZCP Essay exam.

9 February 2018:  HNET Orientation Day 2.

9 February 2018:  RANZCP MCQ exam.

14 February 2018:  HNET FEC commences for Semester 1.

14 February 2018:  HNET Grand Rounds in Psychiatry commences for Semester 1.

14 April 2018:  RANZCP OSCE exam (Sydney).

7 May 2018:  HNET Exam prep commences (for August exams) for the MCQ and the Essay.

11 July 2018:  HNET Trial Essay exam.

18 July 2018: HNET Trial MCQ exam.

15 August 2018:  RANZCP Essay exam.

17 August 2018:  RANZCP MCQ exam.

8 September 2018:  RANZCP OSCE exam (location TBA).

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HNE Health staff can visit the HNET eLearning centre at via Click here for help accessing the HNET Psychiatry MyLink resource.


This site is administered by Philippa Ditton-Phare - please contact with any comments or requests.

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