U.S. News & World Report Names UC San Diego Graduate Programs Among Nation’s Best

School of Medicine and Jacobs School of Engineering both ranked at 14. Other top 20 programs include biological sciences (14), computer science (15), earth sciences (16), and physics (16) The 2015 edition of the U.S. News & World Report’s Best Graduate Schools...

UC San Diego-Human Longevity Inc. Agreement Seeks to Accelerate Medical Science

Thousands of patient genomes expected to fuel diverse medical research, beginning with cancer The new collaborative research agreement between Human Longevity Inc. (HLI) and the University of California, San Diego, announced today, represents a significant and...

High Rankings for Internal Medicine Specialties in 2013-2014 “America’s Best Hospitals” Report

Internal medicine subspecialties received high rankings and played a large part in UC San Diego Health System’s excellent showing in the U.S. News & World Report “America’s Best Hospitals 2013-2014” guide released July 16. Clinical efforts of Department of...

Dr. David Brenner Speaking at Grand Rounds March 13

Speaking at Medicine Grand Rounds on March 13 is Dr. David A. Brenner, vice chancellor for health sciences, dean of the UCSD School of Medicine and professor of medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology. A physician-scientist, Brenner is widely respected for his...

Grand Rounds Speaker March 6: Dr. Jeffrey Wiese, Tulane University Medical Educator

Presenting at Medicine Grand Rounds on March 6 is medical educator and hospitalist Jeffrey Wiese, MD, FACP, SFHM. Wiese is associate dean for graduate medical education and director of the Internal Medicine Residency Program at the Tulane University School of...

UC San Diego Health System Awarded “A”s for Patient Safety

UC San Diego Health System was honored with two separate “A” Hospital Safety Scores by The Leapfrog Group, an independent national nonprofit run by employers and other large purchasers of health benefits. The A scores were awarded in the latest update to the Hospital...