We award a Ph.D. in Bioengineering jointly from UC Berkeley and UC San Francisco, among the top public universities in the world in health sciences and engineering.

Drawing on the strengths of both campuses, our program trains future leaders and innovators in bioengineering. Read more...


UCSF PSPG/CERSI Seminar Series
Seminars in pharmaceutical sciences and pharmacogenomics and bioengineering.
2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month, 12:00-1:00 PM
Mission Bay, Rock Hall Auditorium (simulcast to Parnassus, Room N-225)

UC Berkeley Bioengineering Seminar Series
Wednesdays, 12:00 -1:00 PM
290 Hearst Memorial Mining Building

In Memoriam: Sarah Nelson

Nelson photoThe Graduate Program in Bioengineering honors and remembers Professor Sarah Nelson of UC San Francisco.

Professor Nelson spearheaded the growth of bioengineering at UCSF, serving as the program director of the joint graduate group and the UCSF bioengineering program, and leading the creation of the Department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences.

Thursday, June 13, 2019
Memorial Celebration - 2:30-3:30 p.m.
Reception - 3:30-4:30 p.m.
UCSF Mission Bay
Genentech Hall, Byers Auditorium
Please RSVP

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Muncie presents at UCSF Page Symposium

2016 UCSF Discovery Fellow Jon Muncie, of Professor Valerie Weaver’s lab, was selected to present at the 2019 Michael Page, PhD Research Symposium. The symposium showcases the research of basic science PhD students, and celebrates six years of igniting scientific curiosity through the Discovery Fellows Program.

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