Priority Statement

UCSF aspires to remain at the top for education, innovation and learning, continually evolving to ensure we will always be a destination for premier education and educators. We aspire to be an environment that fosters inquiry and lifelong learning for all who work and study here.


  • Leverage advances in neuroscience, information technology and educational sciences to design cutting-edge educational activities for health care professionals and researchers.
  • Become the destination institution for novel, state-of-the-art educational programs that rapidly adapt to scientific breakthroughs and emerging societal needs to ensure that our learners and graduates are prepared to become leaders in their fields.
  • Promote continuous learning and professional development for all who train and work here, for the duration of their careers.