About Us

Research. Education. Patient Care.

Our mission is to promote the health and well-being of every child through our commitment to excellence in research, education and patient care. We accomplish our mission through:

Cutting-edge Research

Our broad research program provides a steady infusion of new ideas that are translated into improved clinical care. Our dedicated faculty earn global recognition for their accomplishments and receive millions of dollars annually in extramural research funding to advance care for our nation’s children.

Educating and Training the Pediatric Leaders of Tomorrow

We offer top-ranked fellowship, residency and continuing medical education programs. Our training programs provide forward-thinking educational strategies in supportive, inclusive learning environments for optimal preparation of tomorrow's leaders.

Leading Clinical Care that Transforms the Lives of Children

We are the leading provider of care for children with complex healthcare needs in the Bay Area without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship or other protected characteristics.

Social Justice and Health Equity

We strive to make social justice and health equity the foundation upon which every pillar of our work rests through a commitment to examining our practices and breaking down structural barriers that exist in research, education and healthcare.

Contact Us

If you would like additional information, please feel free to contact us:

Department of Pediatrics
University of California, San Francisco
550 16th Street, Box 0110
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 476-9181
Fax: (415) 476-5354