UCSD Biomedical Sciences Building

Vice Chancellor's Welcome

For more than 50 years, UC San Diego Health Sciences, which includes the region’s only academic health system, our School of Medicine and Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, have had one mission: to deliver outstanding patient care through commitment to the community, groundbreaking research and inspired teaching.

David Brenner
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What is Academic Medicine?

Dr. David Brenner, vice chancellor for UC San Diego Health Sciences, shares his vision for the future of UC San Diego Health as a place where research, patient care and education converge, providing comprehensive and innovative care options for San Diego.