Welcome to Medical Education

The Division of Medical Education supports the development of excellence and innovation in teaching
and provides novel and effective methods to manage information and assessment data associated
with training. Our goal is to foster a community of educators that provides the most efficient and highest
quality pediatric education in the country. The Division provides centralized support for educational
activities common to all levels and models of pediatric training in the Department of Pediatrics.

Student Programs

Our Department provides
pediatric educational
opportunities for medical
students at all levels for the
UCSF School of Medicine, one
of the elite medical schools
in the country...

  • Pre-clerkship Experiences
  • Core Clerkship in Pediatrics
  • 4th Year Electives
  • EPAC Program

Residency

The UCSF Pediatric Residency
Training Program strives to
train outstanding clinicians
and leaders who advance the
health of infants, children, and
adolescents throughout
the world...

  • Categorical Program in General Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Leadership for the Underserved (PLUS) Program

Fellowship Training

The Department of Pediatrics
has a long and rich tradition
of training leaders in academic
pediatrics. The cornerstone of
our success is our fellowship
programs...

  • Fellow's College
  • Scholarship Oversight Committee
  • Fellowship Training Programs

Rhea Boyd, MD at AAP National Conference 2017

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Rhea Boyd, MD at AAP National Conference 2017. Watch as PLUS '13 alum Rhea Boyd MD speaks about the power of images in social justice. More from here

Bianca Argueza

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Why did I choose UCSF Pediatrics Residency?  Learn more about Bianca Argueza from here

Kayla Karvonen

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What has been the meaningful part of residency training so far? Learn more from Kayla Karvonen

Liat Bird

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What do I think I'll do after? Find out more from Liat Bird

Imran S. Khan

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How has the Molecular Medicine Pathway influenced my training? Learn more from Imran Khan