Message from our Chief

Dean SchillingerOur goal is to be the best public hospital Division of General Internal Medicine in the country. We aim to deliver innovative, comprehensive and complex primary care to San Francisco’s vulnerable patients; carry out highly impactful translational research to improve the health of vulnerable populations; to engage in meaningful policy work focused on reducing health disparities and ensuring access to care for vulnerable populations; and to train the next generation of physician leaders in (a) the care of the underserved, (b) research and policy for the underserved, and (c) education regarding the care of the underserved.

Dean Schillinger, MD 

UCSF Professor of Medicine in Residence 
Chief, Division of General Internal Medicine 
San Francisco General Hospital 
University of California, San Francisco