SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA
The Department of Dermatology at the University of California, San Francisco Medical Center is often found near the top of numerous rating lists, and an inquiry into the department's activities reveals why.
"In the spheres we work-patient care, science and research, education, and community service-we have extraordinary balance," says Bruce Wmtroub, MD, professor and chair of the Department of Dermatology. "We can both serve our patients and at the same time provide quaternary care. This is a mission the university has passed on to us and we have tried to emulate.
"We have several unique clinical programs that don't exist in the other …