Recognized by physicians for training leadership in Doximity report —
UC San Diego School of Medicine was today named one of the nation’s top residency training programs in 10 specialties by Doximity. The Doximity report included more than 50,000 peer nominations from board-certified US physicians, and evaluated 3,691 residency training programs across 20 specialties.
“One of the most important functions of our academic health system is residency training for the next generation of physicians. The outstanding training of our residents guarantees great future physicians for San Diego and beyond,” said David A. Brenner, MD, vice chancellor for Health Sciences and dean of the UC San Diego School of Medicine.
UC San Diego School of Medicine placed in the top 10 for residency training in the West in the following specialties: internal medicine, anesthesiology, dermatology, obstetrics & gynecology, orthopaedic surgery, otolaryngology, pediatrics, psychiatry, radiology (diagnostic) and surgery. More than 900 post-graduate trainees, including interns, residents and fellows, train at UC San Diego each year…. Read the full story from the UC San Diego Newsroom
Dr. Jassal is clinical professor in the Department of Medicine.
In other Department of Medicine-related training, UC San Diego School of Medicine placed in the top 10 for residency training in anesthesiology, dermatology and pediatrics.
Dr. Jassal co-directs a new Combined Medicine-Anesthesia program track of the Internal Medicine Residency Training Program with Daniel Lee, MD, PhD, associate clinical professor of anesthesiology and pediatrics.
Dr. Gallo is professor of medicine and pediatrics and Dr. Carlos is assistant clinical professor in the Division of Dermatology in the Department of Medicine.