Virtual Open House

December 8, 2022 – 3-6pm (CST)

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Join us online for our Virtual Open House and discover how you can study medicine in two countries at a world top 50 university.

On December 8, 2022 – 3-6pm (CST) we’ll be opening our doors so you can explore our unique Doctor of Medicine program — it's your opportunity to find out everything you need to start your career in medicine.

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What to expect

Ask questions at booths

Live chat one-on-one with our staff about the program, entry requirements and more.

Join live presentations

Tune in to hear about our program from our expert academic staff and current students.

Hear from current students

Talk to current students about their experience and university life.

Our student ambassadors

Get ready for the event by clicking through to each person's profile to learn more about them and their journey to medical school, what they like most about the program, and their advice for future students.

AaronAaron 
4th Year Med
Minnesota
AdrienneAdrienne
4th Year Med
California
BrynBryn
3rd Year Med
Illinois
ChristianChristian
3rd Year Med
California

 

ConnorConnor
4th Year Med
Minnesota
GautamGautam
3rd Year Med
New York
Hershey CohenHershey
4th Year Med
California
KellyKelly
3rd Year Med
Colorado

 

MorganMorgan
3rd Year Med
Louisiana
SamuelSamuel
3rd Year Med
Florida
VinayakVinayak
3rd Year Med
California
 

Event program

3:15-3:45pm

Follow your passion for medicine

Presented by Professor Ronald Amedee, Head of the UQ Ochsner Clinical School

Discover how UQ and Ochsner have worked together to train future doctors driven to be global leaders in healthcare. From early patient contact in Brisbane, to hands-on clinical practice in New Orleans.

4:00-4:30pm

Matching as an international medical graduate

Presented by Dr Tamika Webb-Detiege, Deputy Head of Admissions and Enrollment

Our match rate is a tribute to the quality of our students, curriculum, and faculty. We’ll take a close look at our match data, so you can feel confident pursuing your medical career at UQ Ochsner.

4:45-5:15pm

Benefits of training across two health systems

Presented by Ansley Joannes (incoming OMSA President) and Nathaniel Untch, final year medical students

Studying medicine in two health systems enables our students to graduate with a global perspective on medicine. Hear how the last four years have shaped the doctors our students are about to become.

5:30-6pm

Life after graduation

Presented by Dr David Briski, Orthopaedic Surgeon

A 2013 graduate and now an Orthopaedic Surgeon in Greenville, South Carolina, Dr David Briski is a testament to our program’s success. Hear his journey and insights into life after medical school.

Our medical program at a glance

  • Ranked 37th in the world, top 20 in the United States.
  • Four-year program taught two years in Brisbane, Australia and two years in New Orleans.
  • Graduates enter the residency match in a strong position, with the 2021 graduating class securing a 98% match rate. Find out where they matched.
  • Financial aid: eligible students can apply for student loans through the William D. Ford Direct Loan Program.

Learn about our program

Entry requirements

  • MCAT 504, GPA B average, two pre-requisites and an interview. 
  • Now accepting applications for our 2024 intake with no application fee. 

Admissions criteria