The Postgraduate Medical Council of Queensland (PMCQ) is a not-for-profit public company that is governed by a Board of Directors. We have a small operational team.
PMCQ's role in supporting safe quality prevocational medical education is achieved through our various services, including:
PMCQ is delegating authority by the Medical Board of Australia (MBA) to accredit intern training facilities and positions across Queensland. We provide advice and recommendations to the MBA with regard to intern training program and position accreditation.
PMCQ has a long history of collaboration with medical education stakeholders at the state and national levels. PMCQ played a central role in the development of a curriculum framework for junior doctors, the establishment of a national prevocational medical accreditation framework, the growth of accredited training positions into rural and remote locations, innovative training positions, private and non hospital settings.