Emergency Medicine

Available Electives (Suspended due to COVID-19)

San Francisco (Parnassus and/or San Francisco General Hospital)

  • 140.01 Advanced Emergency Medicine – Parnassus/SFGH (available only to students applying in EM)
  • 140.11 EMS and Disaster Medicine – SFGH

Oakland (Highland Hospital)

  • 140.40 Advanced Emergency Medicine (available only to students applying in EM)

Department Contacts

Sandra Lieu (link sends e-mail)
Emergency Services
San Francisco General Hospital
1001 Potrero Avenue, Room 1E21
San Francisco CA 94110

Idella Watts
Alameda County Medical Center
Highland Campus
Department of Emergency Medicine
1411 E. 31st Street
Oakland, CA 94602

Special Instructions

San Francisco Rotations (EM 140.01 & EM 140.11):

The department requires additional documents to be included with your VSAS application. Please upload your USMLE Step 1 score and a letter of recommendation from a faculty member with whom you have worked clinically.