UC San Diego Health System Ranks #1

UC San Diego Health System is once again ranked among the nation’s best in U.S. News & World Report’s 2013-14 “America’s Best Hospitals” issue. The magazine placed UC San Diego Health System #1 in the San Diego metropolitan area with national rankings in 10 specialties—placing it among the country’s most prestigious institutions. … Read the full story from the UCSD Newsroom

Doctor and patient. Stock photo.

Rankings for UC San Diego Health System Internal Medicine Subspecialties

In the nation’s Top 50:

High Performing:

Details of the rankings for UC San Diego Health System are published online here.

Dr. Gregg Middleton: Q&A

Dr. Gregory MiddletonDr. Gregg Middleton is featured in the Getting to Know column in Making the Rounds, the UC San Diego Health System employee newsletter for April 24-30, 2013.  |  Read the story

Gregg Middleton, MD, is Health Sciences associate clinical professor in the Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Allergy & Immunology; and in the Department of Surgery. He specializes in osteoarthritis and the non-surgical care of patients with chronic joint and muscle pain.

In his research, Middleton investigates osteoarthritis, quality of life with chronic pain and medical management of chronic disease.

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Drs. Beatrice Golomb, Mia Savoia honored in “Women Who Mean Business” awards

Two Department of Medicine faculty members were among six from UC San Diego Health Sciences who were honored in the 2012 “Women Who Mean Business” awards sponsored by the San Diego Business Journal.

Beatrice Golomb, MD, PhD, is professor of medicine in the Division of General Internal Medicine.

Mia Savoia, MD, pictured at left, is dean for Medical Education in the UCSD School of Medicine and professor of medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases.

David A. Brenner, MD, Vice Chancellor, Health Sciences and Dean, School of Medicine, announced the awards to Health Sciences faculty and staff November 9.