• Medical students

    Free medical student membership and insurance with Australia's leading medical defence organisation

  • More doctors choose Avant to protect, defend, support and advise them throughout their career

    Avant is Australia’s leading doctors mutual. We provide members with professional indemnity insurance cover backed by the largest in-house specialist medico-legal team of any medical defence organisation (MDO) in Australia.

    Our strength and size mean we can offer more to our members. More expertise, resources and opportunities.

  • Professional indemnity insurance for medical students

    Our medical indemnity insurance covers healthcare provided by you as a student as part of your medical studies, when assisting someone in the case of an emergency worldwide (Good Samaritan Acts), for clinical and scholarship placements, and communicable disease cover up to $75,000.

  • What is an MDO?

    An MDO protects its members' ability to practise medicine. MDOs provide insurance cover that protects you financially, plus various medico-legal services you can access when you need advice and support. Avant is a member-owned mutual that provides you with a range of products and services tailored to your stage of training.

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  • Cover is subject to approval and to the terms, conditions and exclusions of the policy. To decide if a policy is right for you, please carefully read the relevant Product Disclosure Statement (PDS), which is available here or by contacting us on 1800 128 268.