Supporting Primary Health Care
in Remote Indigenous Australia

Membership Application

The Central Australian Rural Practitioners Association Inc. (CARPA) provides a focus for multidisciplinary activity in support of primary health care in Central Australia.

Membership of CARPA is open to all people who are involved in primary health care in Central Australia who agree with the objectives of CARPA.

Objectives of CARPA are:

  • To provide, maintain and update a standard treatment manual for use in remote practice
  • To provide opportunities for multidisciplinary education and training
  • To provide a multidisciplinary forum to address primary health care issues in Central Australia
  • To provide a place for multidisciplinary interaction on primary health policy and
  • To provide a vehicle for primary health care workers to play a public health advocacy role.

There is no membership fee.


I apply to become a member of the Central Australian Rural Practitioners Association.

In applying for membership I affirm that I support the Objectives of CARPA and agree to abide by all the rules, policy and by-laws of the Association.

Privacy Statement: CARPA collects this information to be able to supply member services that include notification of conferences, education activities and newsletters. Your contact details may be given to third parties only to enable these functions to be done. No information will be given to outside parties for any other reason.
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