About RDAWA

Our Philosophy


To attain the highest standard of health care for the people of rural Western Australia.


To encourage medical students and practitioners to acquire the skills and experience necessary for rural medical practice.To promote rural medical practice to medical students and practitioners.


To establish standards and codes of practice for rural medicine.


To develop educational facilities wherewith such standards and codes of practice may be achieved.


To foster companionship and communication between rural doctors.


To foster research into any aspect of the health of rural people.