Residency Applicants


There are a multitude of reasons why we think that you should join the UCSF-ZSFG residency program family:

  • Training in an environment with stellar academic resources within the EM department and the greater UCSF community 
  • Enthusiastic and nationally-prominent EM faculty who are invested in education and mentorship 
  • Surrounded by top-tiered residency programs in all of the other UCSF departments 
  • Amazing patient diversity and high acuity 
  • Ability to develop a niche (Area of Distinction) similar to a longitudinal mini-fellowship during your training to enhance your marketability after you graduate 
  • Work in the EDs of nationally renowned children's hospitals (UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital of San Francisco and Oakland) 
  • Work in the busy ED at Zuckerberg San Francisco General - the only level-one trauma center in San Francisco