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Our Mission & Vision


To provide compassionate, evidence-based, patient-centered health care in an academic setting to a diverse and inclusive population, while also providing rigorous training to a broad spectrum of physicians and trainees that will become leaders in contemporary and translational research.


To create a healthier world for all by applying innovative and transformative healthcare while training the next generation of thoughtful leaders to continue discovering impactful interventions for the treatment and prevention of disease.

Residency Programs

Family Medicine

Our program is an urban academic program that blends the benefits of training in a university based health system with a strong commitment to community service.

FM Residency Program

Preventive Medicine

Founded in 1983, the UCSD-SDSU General Preventive Medicine Residency trains physicians in preventive medicine and public health.

Preventive Medicine Residency

Combined FM & Psychiatry

We are committed to training compassionate physicians to become competent and confident in the full spectrum of practice in family medicine and psychiatry.

Combined Program

Fellowship Programs

Sports Medicine

Provides training in the development of the clinical competencies needed to diagnose and manage medical illnesses and injuries related to sport and exercise.

About the Fellowship

Integrated Cardiovascular Epidemiology - T32

Research intensive interdisciplinary training program for trainees dedicated to careers in academic cardiovascular epidemiology and prevention.

About T32 Fellowship

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Our Research

We believe strongly that research is most useful when it addresses current clinical questions, helps direct resources to those who would benefit the most, and critically evaluates the benefits as well as possible costs of intervention.

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Support Our Work

Among the varied streams of resources we depend on are gifts and grants from grateful patients and supporters. We invite you to support our missions of clinical care, education, research and community service.

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