The UC Riverside School of Medicine
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.
UCR Health: Bringing Health Home
UCR Health is a team of physicians, specialists and healthcare professionals affiliated with the University of California, Riverside School of Medicine who are dedicated to improving the health of you and your family.
Division of Biomedical Sciences
The Division of Biomedical Sciences has a rich tradition of high-impact research on medically relevant topics, student-centered teaching excellence and a service within the academic community.
School of Medicine News
School of Medicine welcomes its largest incoming class
Seventy-seven students make up the UC Riverside School of Medicine’s class of 2023, the school’s largest batch of incoming medical students. On Friday, August 9, 2019, the students received their white coats — a rite of passage for medical students marking the beginning of their careers. For the first time, the school has admitted twin siblings into the four-year program — and there are two sets.
UCR Health appoints new CEO
UCR Health has named a 30-year health care veteran as its new CEO. Dr. Donald W. Larsen has most recently been the chief medical officer for Providence Saint John’s Health Center in Santa Monica, and interim executive director of the John Wayne Cancer Institute in Santa Monica.
Biomedical scientist to study how body’s cannabis-like molecules influence obesity
Research is supported by a five-year grant to UC Riverside from the National Institutes of Health