Washington Monthly Again Names UC San Diego No. 1 College in Nation for Positive Impact

The rankings’ methodology is newly modified this year to include college affordability

For the third consecutive year, the University of California, San Diego has been recognized by the Washington Monthly as the nation’s top college in rankings that measure “what colleges are doing for the country.” The rankings, listed in the September 2012 issue, are based on research, social mobility and commitment to service… Read the full story from the UCSD Newsroom.

In the Media: Dr. Richard Clark

Dr. Richard Clark comments on the effects of lead poisoning in the television news story, “10News I-Team Investigates Dangerous Dishware.”

Richard F. Clark, MD, Professor of Clinical Medicine, directs the Division of Medical Toxicology in Emergency Medicine. He is medical director of the San Diego Division of the California Poison Control System at UCSD Medical Center.

Dr. Clark is also one of the experts quoted in the San Diego Union-Tribune story, “Colleges faced with misuse of stimulants.”