Greenslopes Private Hospital is proud to be Australia’s leading private teaching hospital, owned and operated by Ramsay Health Care. The hospital is recognised as a leader in teaching and research in Australia's private health care sector and the only private hospital to boast a fully-fledged clinical unit on campus.

Headed by Professor Michael Whitby, Greenslopes Clinical Unit is integrated into the heart of hospital facilities and many resident specialists have academic appointments and are actively involved in teaching students. Our emphasis is on both undergraduate and postgraduate training of the future medical, nursing and allied health workforce. 

Why Greenslopes?

There are many reasons to preference a placement at Greenslopes Clinical Unit.

  • Boutique clinical unit: with small group teaching, onsite clinicians and access to all wards and all theatres
  • Long tradition of teaching: more than 40 years of nurturing medical students and junior clinicians
  • Great lifestyle: all day street parking, catered education sessions and subsidised food
  • Procedural practice sessions: available in Simulation Centre
  • Videoconference facilities
  • Dual site mental health rotation: including The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol
  • Junior Medical Officer (JMO Lounge): The JMO Lounge (shared with Medical Students) is situated in the Collaborative Learning Centre (Main Hospital) and is open for student use 24 hours a day.
  • Tutorial Rooms: Five student tutorial rooms are equipped with the latest AV equipment, examination beds, an interactive whiteboard, and an x-ray viewer.
  • Computers: There are two computers available for student use, in addition to computers in all the tutorial rooms. 
  • The Francis Baron Burnett Simulation Centre: provides innovative healthcare education and training in a state-of-the-art facility with purpose built simulated emergency bays, operating theatres and hospital wards. 

Academic Title Holders

UQ Medicine is proud to acknowledge that our provision of high quality medical education and research would not be possible without the work of our hospital and clinic-based health professionals. At Greenslopes Clinical Unit, our clinical training and research is supported by nearly 100 health professionals who hold an Academic Title with UQ.

Find out more about Academic Titles at UQ.

Location and lifestyle

Greenslopes Clinical Unit is located at Greenslopes Private Hospital, 5km to the south of the Brisbane CBD.

About Greenslopes
Greenslopes is a character-filled inner city area with leafy streets and a range of dwelling styles from delightful old cottages through to modern apartments and homes. The suburb has many shopping facilities and restaurants and is close to Southbank, one of Brisbane's key leisure and cultural precincts.

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Head of Greenslopes Clinical Unit
Professor Michael Whitby
Phone: +61 7 3346 0601
Address: Lower Lobby Level, Greenslopes Private Hospital

Clinical Unit Team Leader
Ms Ann Candy
Phone: +61 7 3346 0600 
Address: Greenslopes Private Hospital, Lower Lobby Level