Medical School Information Session

Time: 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Contact: Tamara Baker · tbaker@loyno.edu · 504.865.3860

Location: Learn Lab 2nd floor Danna Student Center

A representative of The University of Queensland School of Medicine Ochsner Clinical School will be on-campus Tuesday, October 6th, 2015, 3 - 4pm in Learn Lab, Danna Student Center, 2nd floor to provide information about the school and the application process.

The UQ Ochsner MD program provides an integrated global medical education in a research-intensive patient-centric environment. The strong basic science and early clinical training, combined with rotations at the Ochsner Clinical Campus, New Orleans, offers unparalleled advantages to its students:

HIGHLY RANKED INSTITUTIONS

  • Two years of basic sciences and extensive early clinical training at The University of Queensland School of Medicine in Brisbane, Australia
  • The UQ School of Medicine is a major research institution and is ranked #47 in the world by US News and World Report, higher than 80% of all US medical schools
  • Two years of clinical training at the UQ Ochsner Clinical School in New Orleans, Louisiana, the US campus of The University of Queensland School of Medicine
  • The Ochsner Academic Medical Center is ranked in the top 15 Teaching Hospitals in the US by Thomson Reuters

HIGH PERFORMING STUDENTS

  • 91% Residency Match 2015
  • USMLE pass rate is equivalent to US medical schools
  • USMLE Step 1 scores average the same as US scores
  • Step 2 scores average 20 points higher than US scores
  • The average GPA of the 2015 entering class was 3.4 and the average MCAT was 29