Meet the residents

Our graduates secure residencies in highly competitive programs, at leading hospitals across the US. Our 2019 class secured a match rate of 95.4 per cent – a testament to the quality of students entering our program as well as the curriculum taught by our faculty in both Queensland and Louisiana. We  have residents from programs across the country on our webinar panel to talk about their experiences and answer your questions.

Meet the Dean

Medical Dean, Professor Stuart Carney and Head of Ochsner Clinical School, Professor Ron Amedee talk about the advantages of studying medicine at our two world class institutions. They’re also joined by Dr Tamika Webb-Detiege and 4th medical student Dileep Mandali.

Six months as a resident

Transitioning from a medical student to a resident is incredibly exciting, but can also be overwhelming. Hear from our newest residents, who've now been in their programs for just over six months.

Start your medical journey

Find out how you can start your medical journey at UQ Ochsner. You'll get an overview of our medical program, the entry requirements and our match rates. Our students with share their insights and explain how studying across two continents has prepared them for their Residency Match. 

Program overview

Hear from Faculty and current medical students who give an overview of the program and our students share their journey and explain why UQ Ochsner might be a good fit for you.

Ochsner Health

Want to learn more about Ochsner Health? Our panel of Ochsner experts talk all things Ochsner – its mission, values and what it means to be a member of the Ochsner family.

Ask me anything

During this 'Ask me anything' webinar our panel of students answer attendees questions relating to the program, moving to Brisbane, clinical placements back in their home countries, residency/internship matching and much more.

Research during your medical degree

Professor Di Eley, Director of MD Research at the UQ Faculty of Medicine covers the research options available to students during their medical degree. Also hear from current students undertaking research during their studies.

Living in Brisbane

Ever wonder what it’s like living in Brisbane? Our current students give you all the ins and outs of what to expect from Australia's River City.

Meet the residents

Our graduates secure residencies in highly competitive programs, at leading hospitals across the US. Hear from our panel of Alumni who are now practicing medicine in a variety of specialties. They share their journey and give advice to those considering this path.

Pre-Health Advisors

Is The University of Queensland Doctor of Medicine (MD-Ochsner) Program the right fit for your students? We hosted a special Pre-Health Advisor webinar with guest speakers: Professor Ronald Amedee, Head, Ochsner Clinical School, and Dr Tamika Webb-Detiege, Director of Admissions.

Community outreach

Our medical students are heavily involved in community outreach programs, here in Australia and New Orleans. Hear from a group of students who are spearheading these initiatives. They talk about the importance of outreach in the community, how to balance your studies with volunteer work, and what opportunities/projects are available for students.

Accepting your offer and financial aid

At the time you receive your offer, you will be provided instructions on what you need to do before commencing study in Brisbane, Australia. Hear from our Enrollment team who will talk about how to accept your offer and financial aid.

Meet the residents

Hear from our graduates who are now practicing medicine across the country. Our panel of residents share their insight into studying medicine across to continents, entering the match as an international medical graduate and talk about the highlights and challenges of the UQ Ochsner program.

COVID-19 student aid

Hear from a group of UQ Ochsner medical students who have joined the Ochsner Heroes, a group of people going above and beyond their call of duty to put patients first, to fight the COVID-19 pandemic on the frontline.

Student support

Hear from Dr Dodd Denton and Dr Tamika Webb-Detiege who talk about the support offered for USMLE preparation and residency matching, as well as our Medical Societies, a support network to provide structure for educational advising and coaching.

Research during your medical studies

This webinar was hosted by Professor Di Eley, Director of MD Research at the UQ Faculty of Medicine. Professor Eley covers the research options available to students during their medical studies. She was joined by current UQ Ochsner student, Guy Helman who is doing his PhD at the Murdoch Children's Research Institute in Melbourne, Australia and the Institute for Molecular Bioscience at UQ.

The future landscape of the health profession

This webinar was hosted by Professor Ron Amedee, Head of the UQ Ochsner Clinical School. Professor Amedee spoke about the future landscape of the health profession, highlighting the priorities and challenges facing physicians and how we are preparing our graduates to tackle these issues.

UQ Ochsner webinar - December 2019

You will learn about the program from Ms Shalon Hilton from the UQ Ochsner Enrolment team, and hear from recent graduates, Dr Bhumit Desai and Dr Omar Masri, about their journey through the program.