The UCSF School of Dentistry is the preeminent dental research enterprise in the world. Each year since 1992 it has ranked first among all US dental schools in research funding from the National Institutes of Health.
The UCSF integrated DDS/PhD program is one track of our NIH-sponsored Comprehensive Oral Health Training Program (COHORT). It is a program designed for those students who are seeking to become the leading scientific investigators of tomorrow.
The Office of Graduate and Reseach Affairs (OGRA) offers academic programs at the leading edge of basic and translational biomedical sciences related to craniofacial development, oral health, and disease processes and treatments.
The School of Dentistry adheres to and supports the UCSF non-discrimination policy related to admissions. Click here for full policy details.