Celebrating Our First 50 Years

School of medicine students: past and present

Anniversary Alumni Weekend:
October 12-14, 2018

Join us for a weekend reconnecting with fellow alumni and see how the UC San Diego School of Medicine continues to lead the way in medical education and training. We will be honoring all classes, including the charter class of ’72.


A Different Doctor

For 50 years, UC San Diego School of Medicine has trained a different kind of doctor in a different kind of way. This is what that difference looks like.


Discoveries Magazine: Special 50th Anniversary Issue

This issue of Discoveries, our annual research magazine, celebrates the thousands of faculty, staff and students who have labored and learned together to create something remarkable.

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The Path to "Doctor" is Built on History and Experience

From orientation to commencement, every student’s path through medical school is challenging and laborious. But in the end, it’s also full of opportunity, promise and the earned honor of being called "Doctor."

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