DOM by the Numbers

Facts & Figures 2015-2016

Full-time Faculty727
Volunteer Faculty376
Residents and Fellows394
Post-doctoral Students89
Non-Faculty Academics & Emeritus Faculty324
Staff769
Total2,685

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Faculty Excellence

The number of faculty in the Department of Medicine (current and past) who have received the following major awards:

Albert Lasker Award1
Shaw Prize in Life Sciences and Medicine1

The number of Medicine faculty who are current members or fellows of these prestigious scientific honorary organizations:

American Academy of Arts and Sciences10
Howard Hughes Medical Institute5
National Academy of Medicine23
National Academy of Sciences3
American Society for Clinical Investigation88
Association of American Physicians57

 

Research Funding

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is the largest source of funding for medical research in the world, funding thousands of scientists in universities and research institutions in every state across America and around the globe. NIH support to UCSF’s Department of Medicine reflects research and training grants, fellowships, and other awards, calculated according to the federal fiscal year 2016. Among the highlights:

  • For the past 5 years (2012-2016) UCSF Department of Medicine has ranked #1 in NIH funding of all US departments of Medicine.
  • The Department received $200 million in total NIH research support funding 356 separate grants.
  • The Department received $200 million in total NIH research support funding 356 separate grants.
  • The number of research faculty and fellows was 439.



Data source: 2016-2017 U.S. News Best Hospitals survey