2017 Continuing Professional Development (CPD)


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The Find a Surgeon directory is a listing of active Fellows of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons who meet the requirements of the College's Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Program and have opted to be on the list. This list excludes retired or inactive Fellows.


RACS CPD is an annual program - 1 January to 31 December.

CPD is due by 28 February 2018.

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  • Step 1: Log into the RACS Portfolio > My CPD
  • Step 2: Confirm your Practice Type is correct
  • Step 3: Review your requirements & ADD activities
  • Step 4: You can add supporting documents to any activity
  • Step 5: Once you have entered the requirements for each category submit your CPD via the 'Finalise my 2017 CPD' button


RACS activities, ANZASM activities and RACS Approved activities are automatically uploaded to your CPD and Verified for you.

CPD Program Guide cpd-guide-thumb

The CPD Program Guide 2017 (PDF 706KB) is a valuable resource for Fellows. The Guide defines program requirements by practice types, details the range of activities available for Fellows to achieve their annual requirements, and includes frequently asked questions, to support you.

What if I cannot get a peer to review my surgical audit?

If you are unable to obtain a peer review of your surgical audit please contact the Professional Standards Department who will be able to facilitate the peer review process for you.

Do I need to supply supporting documents?

You only need to supply supporting documents if you are selected for verification. Fellows who have been selected to verify their 2017 CPD have been notified.

Who do I contact for help?

The CPD team in the Professional Standards Department are here to help with any questions you may have about your CPD. For enquiries, please call +61 3 9249 1282.