About UC San Diego
School of Medicine

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Where Discoveries are Delivered

UC San Diego School of Medicine, established in 1968, is the region’s only medical school. As a top-tier academic medical center, our role is to improve health through innovative research, education and patient care.

About Us
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Our Doctors,
Our Difference

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

Our History

134 MEDICAL STUDENTS ACCEPTED EACH YEAR OUT OF APPROXIMATELY 8,000 APPLICANTS

Art of Medicine

Artistic expression is woven into our curriculum to help enrich the medical school experience, and help our students see the world beyond science.


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