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News

Medical students in good hands

Medical students in good hands

Thursday, 19 June 2014

Some of NSW's most well-respected rural GPs have put their hand up to be part of a pilot GP mentoring program. The Rural Connections Student Mentoring Program aims to familiarise students with rural general practice and, in the long term, address the shortage of rural GPs by connecting medical students with experienced GPs.


Hub for medical students opens at Maitland Hospital

Hub for medical students opens at Maitland Hospital

Thursday, 1 May 2014

Medical students at Maitland Hospital now have a designated space to meet and study following the opening of the Health and Medicine Student Hub.


Celebrating the graduation milestone

Celebrating the graduation milestone

Wednesday, 30 April 2014

For many, graduation is the completion of intensive learning and is the launch pad into a rewarding new career. While this is true for students of medicine, completing medical school is just the first step of the journey to become a practising doctor. 

Former student, Dr Anupam Rao, is excited but cautiously optimistic about graduating.


Tamworth Education Centre now open

Tamworth Education Centre now open

Monday, 24 February 2014

Students in the Joint Medical Program will now be able to access a state of the art education facility. The Tamworth Education Centre (TEC) is now operational after five years of planning and significant fundraising.


2013 Medical Alumni magazine

2013 Medical Alumni magazine

Wednesday, 5 February 2014


Newcastle student named NSW International Student of the Year

Newcastle student named NSW International Student of the Year

Wednesday, 11 December 2013

Bachelor of Medicine student Mohamed Ehsan Ebrahim has been named the New South Wales Higher Education International Student of the Year.


Future doctors examined

Future doctors examined

Wednesday, 11 December 2013

The bedside manner of Australia's potential future doctors is being put to the test this week at the University of Newcastle and University of New England as candidates compete for a place in the prestigious Bachelor of Medicine - Joint Medical Program (JMP).