Report on the 2017 MD Student Research Event

26 May 2016

UQ HerstonOn the 11th May, the School of Medicine held a 2017 MD Student Research Event for all provisional entry and undergraduate students intending on starting the MD ins 2017.  The evening consisted of a series of short talks by 14 different research groups, centres and institutes from across UQ to highlight their research opportunities for medical students.

Thank you to all our speakers for providing such an inspiring evening for our incoming Medical students.

Opening remarks were given by:

  • Prof Melissa Brown, Deputy Executive Dean, Associate Dean (Research), M+BS
  • Prof Darrell Crawford, Head, School of Medicine

Short talks were given by:

  • UQ Centre for Clinical Research
  • Burns, Trauma and Critical Care Research Centre
  • Queensland Brain Institute
  • Mater Research Institute
  • Diamantina Institute
  • PhD student: Mr Tim Edwards, MBBS 3 & PhD Candidate, QBI
  • Queensland Institute of Medical Research Berghofer
  • Rural Clinical School
  • Critical Care Research Group, The Prince Charles Hospital
  • Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre
  • School of Public Health
  • A/Prof Di Eley, Director of MD Research - Research Options in the MD
  • Primary Health Research
  • Dermatology Research Centre

Students can access some of the presentations at the following links: