2016 Update: A Lasting Solution for Healthcare in Mozambique

There is a critical shortage of practicing doctors and medical educators in Mozambique, where the life expectancy is less than 42 years and the rate of HIV infection in adults is 16%. UC San Diego is teaming with the nation’s flagship medical school to create a...

Dr. Philip Lederer Receives the 2011 Lee Rickman Humanism in Medicine Award

Philip Lederer, MD, senior resident in the UC San Diego Internal Medicine Residency Program, received the 2011 Lee Rickman Humanism in Medicine award at Medicine Grand Rounds on June 8. The award is given each year to the resident who most embodies the energy and...

Universidade Eduardo Mondlane Financial Analyst Carolina Chiau Visits UCSD

This is a companion story to “A Lasting Solution for Healthcare in Mozambique,” our main story about the Universidade Eduardo Mondlane-UCSD Medical Education Partnership Initiative program. Like the state universities in California, Mozambique’s public...

A Lasting Solution for Healthcare in Mozambique

There is a critical shortage of practicing doctors and medical educators in Mozambique, where the life expectancy is less than 42 years and the rate of HIV infection in adults is 16%. Now, UCSD is teaming with the nation’s flagship medical school to create a long-term...