UCSF Medical and Nursing Schools Top US News Rankings: UCSF is Only Medical School in Top 5 for Both Research and Primary Care

UC San Francisco’s School of Medicine received top rankings nationally in this year’s U.S. News & World Report survey of best graduate schools. The School of Medicine ranked third in primary care and tied for third in research. UCSF is the only school of medicine in the nation to rank in the top five in both research and primary care. The school also ranked in the top 10 in six specialty areas: first in AIDS; second in drug/alcohol abuse and women’s health; third in internal medicine; fourth in family medicine; and sixth in pediatrics. “These rankings show the breadth and strength of UCSF, not only in teaching students how to do world-class biomedical research, but also in teaching them to become great and caring physicians and nurses,” said UCSF Chancellor Sam Hawgood, MBBS. Read more at http://www.ucsf.edu/news/2015/03/123756/ucsf-medical-and-nursing-schools....