First-year doctors arrive at Blacktown & Mount Druitt hospitals

31 Jan 2017

A record 52 medical graduates kicked off their careers in Western Sydney Local Health District (WSLHD) in January, undertaking a year-long internship at Blacktown and Mount Druitt hospitals.

Some of the medical interns who are beginning internships at Blacktown and Mount Druitt hospitals in 2017

The interns, including 11 from interstate and one from overseas, will rotate through the hospitals in 2017 and will also complete a stint at Bathurst Hospital.

The cohort started their internship with a two-week orientation program, before tackling compulsory terms in medicine, surgery and emergency.

The group are part of the 141 medical graduates who started their internship across WSLHD.

Welcome to WSLHD!