University of Queensland Medical School to offer MD in 2015
The University of Queensland currently offers a four-year, graduate-entry Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) program. For the 2015 intake, the UQ Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery degree at the University of Queensland Medical School will be recognized as the Doctor of Medicine (MD), and UQ Medical School will be awarding an MD to students who successfully complete the medical program.
About the University of Queensland Medical SchoolThe UQ School of Medicine is a leading provider of medical education and research in Queensland, with the country’s largest medical degree program. The program includes graduate-entry and directly-from-high-school entry streams, and is an integrated, case/problem-based learning program.
The school is a diverse enterprise operating over multiple sites, with Queensland Health and private health service providers as major partners. Geographically, the school extends throughout Queensland with major sites in Brisbane, the outer metropolitan areas, and a number of rural and remote area facilities throughout the rest of the state as well as offshore clinical schools in New Orleans in the USA, and in Brunei, SE Asia.
The school comprises 12 academic disciplines: Anaesthesiology and Critical Care, General Practice, Medical Education, Medical Ethics, Law and Professional Practice, Medical Imaging, Medicine, Molecular and Cellular Pathology, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Paediatrics and Child Health, Psychiatry, Rural and Remote Medicine, and Surgery.
If you are interested in applying to the 2015 intake of the UQ MD program, please contact Australian Medical Schools Admissions Officer Broghan Dean at firstname.lastname@example.org. Broghan will be sure to notify you of any program updates and University of Queensland Medical School news and will let you know when the 2015 applications open!