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Outstanding 2014 Residency Match

Congratulations to the new residents from The UQ Ochsner Clinical School Program's class of 2013.

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UQ Announces New Doctor of Medicine Program

The University of Queensland will introduce a new Doctor of Medicine (MD) program in 2015, enhancing global opportunities for its postgraduate medical students.

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Congratulations Class of 2015!

White Coat Ceremony, January 12, 2014, New Orleans,
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UQ Climbs Higher In Times Rankings

The University of Queensland has yet again improved in a major world university ranking, to be 63rd in the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2013-14, released today.

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Study Confirms “Real World” Value of HPV Vaccine

Scientists at The University of Queensland and QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute used Queensland Health datasets to show that women who were fully vaccinated were far less likely to develop the high-risk abnormalities that can lead to cervical cancer.

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Skin Cancer Breakthrough To Be Developed In Brisbane

A strategic partnership between The University of Queensland and global pharmaceutical company LEO Pharma will investigate the genetic causes of squamous cell carcinoma, the world’s second most common skin cancer.

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UQ-OCS Student Wins Research Award

Michael Pfeffer, a first-year medical student at UQ, won a second-place award for his poster presented at The University of Queensland Research Colloquium in Brisbane.

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Study Reveals Genes Behind Tumors

A team of researchers from The University of Queensland's Institute for Molecular Biosciencehas pinpointed a handful of genes that could drive the formation of medulloblastoma, the most aggressive and frequent form of brain tumour found in children.

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Upcoming Events

Meet The UQ Ochsner Students-Webinar

Current students will answer live Q&A after a brief presentation highlighting the school’s unique aspects.

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014
7:00 pm Eastern

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Meet The Graduate-Chicago

Please join us in Chicago for our Information Session to meet UQ Ochsner Graduates.

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
7:00 pm CST

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Meet The Dean-Dr. William Pinsky Event

Please join us in Los Angeles for our Meet the Dean Information Session.

Thursday, May 1st, 2014
7:00 pm PST

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Open House

2013 UQ Ochsner Clinical School,
New Orleans Open House Dates

Please join us at one of the following Open Houses in New Orleans, LA to tour the facilities and learn more about the school from faculty and current students. Registration will open 6 weeks prior to each event via this website.

Saturday, July 26, 2014

Saturday, October 18, 2014


2014 Event Calendar

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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.


Collaborative Academic Culture

AboutAustralia and the United States have an historic and enduring alliance of common values and aspirations, born of correspondent origins. Learn more.


5 Reasons



Academic Rankings

UQ School of Medicine received higher recent ratings than 85% of all U.S. medical schools.

The Times of London
QS World University Rankings


Student Life

Student Life in Brisbane
Student Life in New Orleans
UQ Medical Society

School Publications

UQ SoM Brochure
UQ SoM Student Prospectus
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



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