UCSF is an institution of higher learning where tomorrow’s leaders in the life sciences, health care and health policy receive high-quality education and training. By recruiting the top faculty members, students, residents, and staff nationwide, UCSF — a community of the best and the brightest — sustains its reputation for excellence in education, discovery, and clinical care.
UCSF Medical Education Overview
At UCSF, our learners approach health care challenges with critical thinking and a spirit of inquiry. As tomorrow's health and science leaders in training, UCSF students embody our passion for advancing the health of our communities.
MD Program Overview
Our learners train across the specialties in leading national accredited and non-accredited programs, across the specialties; graduates are enrolled in interdepartmental degree programs in basic and translational sciences, social and population sciences and clinical sciences.
Residents & Fellows Overview
Our faculty have high-intensity teaching roles, serving as course or clerkship directors, as well as coaches and mentors who guide medical students, residents and post-doctoral scholars to excellence in their fields.
Faculty Educators Overview
Our Office of Continuing Education offers educational opportunities for physicians, nurses, physician assistants, dentists, and health care professionals to improve their practices through a comprehensive selection of continuing education activities.
Continuing Education Overview
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