University of California, Riverside

School of Medicine


The UCR School of Medicine will welcome the Class of 2022 at our annual White Coat Ceremony on Friday, August 3, 2018. Tickets are required to attend, but you can watch the event online right here. Our stream will begin at 5:50 p.m. and the event begins at 6 p.m.

The UC Riverside School of Medicine is expanding and diversifying the region’s physician workforce and developing research and health care delivery programs to improve the health of medically underserved populations.

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Training Physicians for the Future

The future of Inland Southern California's health care is in the hands of its future physicians. UCR's new School of Medicine is designed for the needs of this region and the changing health care landscape.

Our History

The history and success of the UCR/UCLA Thomas Haider Program in Biomedical Sciences set the stage for UC Riverside to develop an independent, four-year school of medicine to address the severe physician shortage in Inland Southern California.

News from the School of Medicine

Three Factors Could Explain Physician Burnout

August 17, 2018

In just three years, physician burnout increased from 45.5 percent to 54.4 percent, doctors at UCR report in an article.

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