Australian medical expressions

Courses and other reference sites for Australian medical terminology, health information or organisations that can help you become more proficient in English for the medical profession.

Australian Medicines Handbook
Essential reference tools for medical practitioners, pharmacists, nurses and nurse practitioners, dentists, students, hospitals, aged care facilities and any health practitioners with an interest in the quality use of medicines.

Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA)
The TGA has developed and maintains lists of Australian approved terminology. For medicines, the lists cover substances (active ingredients and excipients), containers, dosage forms, routes of administration and units of expression and proportion.

The Medical Register of Australia
A short medical terminology course held at various locations, one evening per week for about 2 months.

Health Translations Directory
Health practitioners who work with culturally and linguistically diverse communities can use this directory to find reliable translated health information.