Who We Are
The Department of Medicine at UC San Diego is a leading center for clinical care, research, and teaching.
We are dedicated to translating laboratory discoveries into better methods to detect, prevent and treat disease.
With nearly 500 full-time
faculty members and over 100 academic researchers, the Department of Medicine is the largest of the distinguished departments in the UC San Diego School of Medicine.
Our internal medicine specialty training programs include 108
resident physicians, 83 ACGME
fellows, and 131 postdoctoral research fellows.
In 2018, the National Institute of Health granted us $121,707,209 towards 231 awards.