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White Coat Ceremony at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
March 14, 2017 | Kelsey C. Martin, MD, PhD and John C. Mazziotta, MD, PHD
We are proud and pleased to share news that the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA has enhanced its already strong position in the annual U.S. News and World Report assessment of the nation’s graduate schools. In the rankings released today, our medical school rose three positions to No. 11 in the research category. In the primary care category, we maintained our No. 6 position. This performance affirms what we already believed – regardless of rankings methodology, the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA is among the nation’s best medical schools. Our continued strength testifies to the dedication of our physicians, research scientists, staff and students, as well as to the hospitals and community partners where medical students receive training. We applaud your commitment to outstanding medical education and innovative research that serves the public. As we continue to strive for the highest levels of excellence, let us renew our pledge to our greatest priority – the well-being of patients. Additional details about the rankings are available here.