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I am pleased to share with you the 2019 Annual Report of the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA (DGSOM). Reflecting on the past academic year fills me with great admiration for our amazing staff, faculty, trainees and students – and for the profound impact that their contributions have on our mission to heal humankind through leadingedge care, research, education and community engagement.
As Dean, I am fortunate to have a panoramic view of the DGSOM community and the way that each of your contributions come together, through great collaboration, determination and optimism, to transform our school, our community and our world.
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Looking ahead, I remain focused on six overarching goals, which you will find highlighted throughout this report:
As Dean of the DGSOM, I am focused on five overarching goals during the coming year, which I do my best to highlight throughout this report:
This July marked the completion of my first year as Dean of the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, providing an opportunity to reflect on what the school has accomplished over the past year, and to contemplate the road ahead.
For me, this past year has been mind-opening, as I have moved out of my own academic niche and landed on a vista with a spectacular, panoramic 360° view of the DGSOM community.
The diversity of disciplines and individuals, and the depth of expertise, creativity and brilliance within our community continue to inspire me daily.