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Alan  Bruce Chater

Prof Alan Chater ORCID logo

qualifications: MBBS, FACRRM, FRACGP, DRANZCOG Adv

position: Head

department: Mayne Academy of Rural and Remote Medicine

Dr Chater has been a rural practitioner in rural Australia for 42 years. He was the founding convenor of the Rural Doctors Associations of Queensland and Australia as well as the National Rural Health Alliance. He has been President of the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine. He is Chair of the WONCA Working Party on Rural Practice and Head of Discipline Rural and Remote Medicine, University of Queensland. He has a keen interest in Rural Health Policy as it effects rural communities as well as the clinical aspects of rural practice.


Articles contributed to by this person


Original Research 4 February 2024

Shaping the future rural healthcare landscape: perspectives of young healthcare professionals


Original Research 18 November 2023

Exploring the ideas of young healthcare professionals from selected countries regarding rural proofing


Commentary 10 January 2023

The Limerick Declaration on Rural Health Care 2022


Abstract 10 January 2023

Rural health frontiers: exploring insights, lessons, and priority actions identified through a global 40-speaker webinar series on rural health equity


Abstract 10 January 2023

Valuing rural hospitals – the Australian experience


Original Research 6 March 2012

A decade of Australian Rural Clinical School graduates - where are they and why?


Original Research 2 September 2005

Evaluation of the ACRRM National Radiology Program for Australian Rural and Remote Medical Practitioners


Original Research 2 August 2004

Evaluation of nine pilot obstetric ultrasound education workshops for Australian rural and remote doctors

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2024 National Council for Behavioral Health NATCON Conference, 15–17 April 2024, St Louis, MO, USA
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Emergency Medicine for Rural and Indigenous Communities Conference (emRIC 2024): Emerging Stronger, 16–18 April 2024, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
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SRPC Rural & Remote 2024, 18–20 April 2024, Edmonton, AB, Canada
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2024 Rural Medical Education Conference, 7 May 2024, New Orleans, LA, USA
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Annual Rural Health Conference, 7–10 May 2024, New Orleans, LA, USA
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12th International Primary Care Respiratory Group (IPCRG) World Conference, 9&nash; 11 May 2024, Athens, Greece
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Victorian Rural Health Conference 2024, 17–19 May 2024, Mildura, Vic., Australia
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BC Rural Health Conference 2024, 24–26 May 2024, Whistler, BC, Canada
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The 16th International Conference on eHealth, Telemedicine, and Social Medicine (eTELEMED 2024), 26–30 May 2024, Barcelona, Spain
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Rethinking Remote 2024 Conference, 6–7 June 2024, Eden Court, Inverness, Scotland
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13th EURIPA Rural Health Forum, 20–22 June 2024, Lincoln, UK
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International Conference on Rural Nursing and Rural Health (ICRNRH), 15–16 July 2024, Bali, Indonesia
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The Australasian College of Dermatologists 8th Rural Dermatology Meeting, 6–8 September 2024, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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UBUNTU 2024: People, Place, and Policy for Community Wellness, 10–13 September 2024, Cape Town, South Africa
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23rd International Balint Congress, 9–13 September 2024, Boulder, CO, USA
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17th National Rural Health Conference, 16–18 September 2024, Perth, WA, Australia
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15th National Rural & Remote Allied Health Conference (SARRAH), 21–23 October 2024, Mildura, Australia
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RMA24, 23–26 October 2024, Darwin, NT, Australia
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International Conference on Rural Nursing and Rural Health (ICRNRH), 28–29 October 2024, Lisbon, Portugal
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15th National Rural & Remote Allied Health Conference: Going the distance, 21–23 October 2024, Mildura, Vic., Australia
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11th Biennial Pacific Region Indigenous Doctors Congress (PRIDoC) 2024, 2–6 December 2024, Kaurna Country, Adelaide, Australia
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