Who We are

The UC San Diego School of Medicine Office of Alumni Affairs works to promote the continued excellence of the University and to foster a life-long commitment of support and participation in the University by its alumni and friends. Through a variety of events, services and communications, we strive to create an atmosphere which inspires positive feelings and encourages a sense of community.

All UCSD School of Medicine alumni are automatically members of the UCSD SOM Alumni Association, with no dues to pay. Whether you are an MD, MD/PhD, current medical school student, or house staff alumni, you should feel at home here. We hope you will find the information, resources and services provided on these pages to be valuable, both personally and professionally. You will find a wealth of information about UCSD School of Medicine news and events, including great ways to stay connected with your classmates and fellow alumni.

Mission Statement

Old black and white photo of medical students sitting on the lawn in front of the Basic Sciences Building It is the mission of the UC San Diego Medical Alumni Association to support the School of Medicine in realizing its vision to be one of the premier academic health institutions in the United States, to advocate on behalf of the School within local and national medical communities and the public, and to promote fellowship among the alumni, faculty and students.