Centre for Rural Health, University of Tasmania

The Centre for Rural Health encourages health students to choose a rural placement in Tasmania by offering a range of support services including a network of rural hospital and community-based learning environments dedicated to rural health teaching, learning and research.

Rural Health Teaching Sites provide students with accommodation and IT facilities close to local health services.

Rural Inter-professional Clinical Education Centres provide accommodation and access to education and training facilities and are operated in partnership with the Department of Health and Human Services.

Accommodation is of a medium to high standard and is offered on a share basis. It is self-contained and fully equipped with cooking and laundry facilities. The range of IT services may vary from site to site.


The Rural Pharmacy Support Network is a staff network of the Australian Rural Health Education Network.

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Photos courtesy of UDRH students and staff