Transforming Lives with Bold Discovery & Healing

As the Keck School’s largest department, we have extensive reach across research, education and care. Our clinicians stand out for both expertise and compassion, and the same dedication drives our investigators to offer the latest clinical trials and advance discovery. Our trainees prepare to forge the future of medicine by treating diverse disorders among diverse patients.

Message from the Chair

Dedicated faculty and trainees ignite discovery and deliver world-class, personalized care in the Department of Medicine. With collaboration and compassion, our strengths exceed the sum of the parts

Professor Susan Gurley, MD, PhD



specialties nationally ranked on U.S. News’ Best Hospitals list


heart, lung, liver, kidney and pancreas transplants last year


Statistic 3clinical research trials each year

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If you want to make a difference for human health, opportunities abound in the Department of Medicine. Nurture new ideas for new cures. Support tomorrow’s mission-driven healers and investigators. Enhance care and equity for underserved populations. When you give, the possibilities are limitless.