Our Mission

Undergraduate Medical Education collaborates with diverse stakeholders to lead UCSF’s MD Programs by promoting innovation and excellence among all medical students, faculty, and staff. Together we shape the future of patient care, research, education, and public service to improve health for all.

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Medical Education Events

Medical Education News

  • The Christine A Geehrer Inspiration in Medicine Award (CAGIM) provides a cash grant of $26,200 to one deserving individual enrolled in the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine. The cash award will be available for tuition, books, and materials.

  • To maximize support of, and advocacy for, our educators, the School of Medicine is launching the new Center for Faculty Educators, an administrative unit designed to align the resources dedicated to our premier programs for faculty who are committed to teaching the next generation of health professionals.

  • Innovation and change in the health sciences are accelerating at an unprecedented pace.  Just 60 years ago, the structure of DNA had only just been proposed; the polio vaccine was newly invented; and the HIV/AIDS was yet to be identified.

  • Join us in welcoming Danielle Cohen as the new Lab Manager of the Anatomy Learning Center. 

  • Pathways to Discovery learner Lily Muldoon's story about her trip to Mfangano Island in Lake Victoria, Kenya, to conduct a regional health resource assessment as part of her project for the Global Health Pathway.