"The First Nationwide Survey of MD/PhDs in the Social Sciences and Humanities" was just published, authored by Seth M. Holmes, Jennifer Karlin, Scott D. Stonington, and Diane L. Gottheil. Scott Stonington and Seth Holmes are both alumnus of UCSF's MSTP, and Jennifer Karlin is a current UCSF resident.
UCSF's school of medicine received top rankings nationally in 2018's U.S. News & World Report survey of best graduate schools, ranked in the top five schools in the nation.
From the Dean of the School of Medicine, Talmadge E. King, Jr., MD: "With the privilege of being a great university comes the responsibility to serve. We are proud to be recognized for training doctors who will excel in all domains, whether as pioneering physician-scientists or as champions for the most vulnerable in our community."
It was announced this week that 15 of the first cohort of investigators in the Chan Zuckerberg Biohub will be UCSF faculty, one of whom is Hiten Madhani, MD, PhD, who graduated from our MSTP program in 1995. Dr. Madhani is also currently on our MSTP Council.
From the UCSF News article:
Jeremy Reiter, MD, PhD was recently appointed as the new Chair for the Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics. Dr. Reiter is an alum of our very own program, graduating in the class of 2001. He's also the Director of the Developmental & Stem Cell Biology program.