Obstetrics & Gynecology

Available Electives

Please see the course catalog. Electives that are not available to visiting students are noted as "UCSF students only" in the Comments section.

Department Contact

Kristin Olson
Medical Student Program Administrator
Dept. of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences
University of California, San Francisco
550 16th Street, Box 0132
San Francisco, CA 94158 (NOTE: for inter-campus and USPS mail, please use zip code 94143)
(415) 476-5335

Special Instructions

  • For Ob-Gyn 140.12 Family Planning, the application deadline is March 15. Please email your CV and statement of interest to Molly Kirsch at Molly.Kirsch@ucsf.edu, 415-206-3030. Only accepted students will need to complete a VSAS application for this elective.
  • For all electives except Ob-Gyn 140.12, please submit applications through VSAS before or on April 20 and include your CV and a letter of recommendation (LOR) from a faculty member in Ob-Gyn. Our VSAS application process opens for electives on February 1.
  • Applications will not be reviewed until AFTER April 20, so there is no advantage to submitting your application early.
  • Please do NOT request confirmation that your application is complete. Check your VSAS application and make sure you have uploaded all required documents.