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UQ Climbs List of World's Best Universities

The University of Queensland has rocketed up the prestigious Academic Ranking of World Universities, to rank 55th globally and second in Australia.

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Watch A Webinar Video Featuring A Year 2 Student Currently In Australia

Hear from, Nifesimi Olojede, a Year-2 UQ Ochsner student talk about the program's curriculum, USMLE Step 1 prep and life in Brisbane, Australia. This recording of a live webinar held June 29th, 2016 includes details about the school and admissions requirements along with Q&A with a current student.

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Skin Cancer Detection Technology Promises Early Diagnosis

New technology that helps detect skin cancers early could be transformed into a commonplace tool for clinicians, thanks to research at The University of Queensland.

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UQ Ochsner Student Achieves

Elizabeth LaRosa, a first year UQ Ochsner student has achieved her first co-authorship in a Nature’s, Scientific Reports.

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The UQ SoM 2016 Residency Match

93% Residency Match Rate for The UQ Ochsner 2015 Graduating Class.

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Spotlight on UQ Ochsner Award-Winning Student

Omar Elfeky, a UQ Ochsner entering class of 2014 student, won the Y.W. Loke New Investigator Travel Award and the QIMR Berghofer Award for the most innovative research at the UQ School of Medicine Research Conference 2015.

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Creating Blood Vessels from Stem Cells Thanks to Licensing Agreement

Patients with heart failure, peripheral artery disease or stroke could benefit from a new stem-cell based treatment, following an agreement between The University of Queensland and US-based start-up company AngioStem Inc.

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Light-Optics Research Could Improve Medical Imaging

A team of researchers, including UQ's Dr Joel Carpenter, has developed echo-less lights that could improve medical imaging inside the body, leading to less-intrusive surgery..

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Dengue Research Gets Gates Grant

The University of Queensland Receives Grand Challenges Explorations Grant For Groundbreaking Research in Global Health and Development.

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$25 Million For UQ Genomics Research

A $25 million boost to genomics research at Queensland research institutions will help experts in their efforts to improve healthcare.

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UQ Receives Regenerative
Medicine Award

For the second year running a University of Queensland researcher has been recognised by Life Sciences Queensland for their work into regenerative medicine.

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Upcoming Events

Meet the Dean – Seattle, WA
Monday, October 17, 2016
7:00 pm (Pacific)

Dr. Jennifer Schafer, Dean of Student Affairs at UQ, will be presenting and taking questions.

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Open House
Saturday, October 22, 2016
9:00 am - 2:30 pm (CST)

Join us for a look inside the UQ Ochsner Clinical School, tour the facilities and meet current students and faculty.

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UQ Ochsner Interviews For
February 2017 Entry

UQ InterviewsEligible applicants to UQ Ochsner are now required to have a faculty interview for entry in February 2017. Learn more.



The School & The Program

AboutThe University of Queensland School of Medicine is partnering with Ochsner Health System in its graduate entry Doctor of Medicine (MD) program. Learn more.


International Student Guide

AboutInformation to assist you, from planning your arrival in Brisbane through to completing your studies and returning home, including Studying at UQ, Living in Queensland and Visas. Learn more.




Academic Rankings

UQ School of Medicine received higher recent ratings than 80% of all U.S. medical schools.

US News and World Report
The Times of London
QS World University Rankings


Student Life

Ochsner Medical School Association Newsletter
Student Life in Brisbane
Life As A UQ Student
UQ Guide
UQ Medical Society

School Publications

MD Curriculum
SCOPE: Newsletter of the Ochsner Clinical School
UQ SoM Brochure
UQ SoM Ochsner Clinical School Viewbook
UQ SoM Alumni Magazine
Translational Research Institute Brochure



Study Brisbane
Academic Calendar
Time Zone Clocks
American Australian Association
The Many Faces of Translational Research Institute
News & Publication Archive



Questions about the School or admissions process? We're here to help. Call 877-777-0155 ext.107, or email:

Thea Volpe
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Whitney Bennett [email protected]