Department of Dermatology
The mission of the Department is to be a world leader in the care of skin and patients with skin diseases through outstanding clinical service, education and training, and research.
Faculty in the Department work at a variety of locations within the UCSF system as well as at the affiliated San Francisco General Hospital and the San Francisco VA Medical Center. The Department is based at the Mount Zion campus and offers a wide range of specialty services in medical, pediatric, surgical and cosmetic dermatology. Patient care is also offered at UCSF's Parnassus campus. We encourage you to use our website to learn more about our Department and its people.
UCSF Dermatology in the News
Dermatology Foundation Awards: for over four decades, the Dermatology Foundation has maintained a critical role in the advancement of the specialty. We would like to announce the following 2014 Research Award Recipients: Clinical Career Development Award in Health Care Policy: Eleni Linos, MD, PhD; Physician-Scientist Career Development Award: Tiffany C. Scharschmidt, MD and Iwei Yeh, MD, PhD; Medical Dermatology Career Development Award: Anna K. Haemel, MD; and Dermatologist Investigator Research Fellowship: Jubin Ryu, MD, PhD.