HOME >> MEDICINE >> NEWS
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine ranked #3 in nation by US News and World Report

Philadelphia, PA The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine is among the top three research-oriented medical schools in the nation, according to an annual survey of graduate schools by U.S. News and World Report. Penn is ranked #3 in the survey; and is the only medical school in the Delaware Valley to appear in the ranking. The complete survey will be available in the newsstand book, Best Graduate Schools, on April 3rd.

Penn was also ranked in the top ten in four specialty programs including Internal Medicine (#5), Drug/Alcohol Abuse (#6), Women's Health (#4) and Pediatrics (#2). The School of Medicine was also ranked 16th among the top 50 medical schools for students going into primary care.

"Penn's ranking in the survey is representative of the dedication and commitment of our faculty and staff. We are proud to continue our ongoing commitment to national leadership in medical education, patient care and research," said Dr. Arthur Rubenstein, Dean of the University of Pennsylvania's School of Medicine and Executive Vice President of the University of Pennsylvania for the Health System.

The criteria to determine the top research-oriented medical schools included quality assessment, research activity, faculty resources and student selectivity.

According to the survey results, the top three medical schools in rank order are: Harvard University, Johns Hopkins University and the University of Pennsylvania.


'"/>

Contact: Rick Cushman
rick.cushman@uphs.upenn.edu
215-349-5659
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
31-Mar-2006


Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Indiana University Imaging Center receives $6M grant for kidney research
2. University hospitals wins multiple national IT awards for electronic patient data bank
3. RAND presents first Victor Fuchs Research Award to economists at Carnegie Mellon University
4. University research wins royal accolade
5. New Orleans levee report finished by panel including University of Texas at Austin engineer
6. Boston University School of Medicine faculty member receives honorary degree from alma mater
7. NY-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center doctors present at 2007 AUA Meeting
8. Emory University researchers find persistent and severe asthma associated with obesity
9. Mid Sweden University leads development of digital color x-rays
10. $2.6M grant awarded to New York University College of Nursing
11. Baby aspirin better for your health, University of Kentucky study says

Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:6/25/2016)... ... ... Bruton Memorial Library on June 21 due to a possible lice infestation, as reported by ... lice: the parasite’s ability to live away from a human host, and to infest common ... the event that lice have simply gotten out of control. , As lice are a ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... Oklahoma (PRWEB) , ... June 25, 2016 , ... ... both athletes and non-athletes recover from injury. Recently, he has implemented orthobiologic procedures ... Oklahoma City area —Johnson is one of the first doctors to perform the ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... Marne, Michigan (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 , ... ... To deal with these feelings, many turn to unhealthy avenues, such as drug or ... Center of Marne, Michigan, has released tools for healthy coping following a traumatic event. ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, ... Elite. The attorneys chosen by their peers for this recognition are considered among the ... Traurig Shareholders received special honors as members of this year’s Legal Elite Hall of ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... , ... People across the U.S. are sharpening their pencils and honing their ... in which patients and their families pay tribute to a genetic counselor by nominating ... of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) Annual Education Conference (AEC) this September. , In April, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/26/2016)... 2016 Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq: ... Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended ("HSR"), ... Inc. ("Celator"; Nasdaq: CPXX ) expired effective ... As previously announced on May 31, 2016, ... agreement under which Jazz Pharmaceuticals has commenced a tender ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... 24, 2016  Collagen Matrix, Inc., ("Collagen Matrix") ... manufacturing of collagen and mineral based medical devices ... Bill Messer has joined the company ... leverage the growing portfolio of oral surgery, neurosurgery, ... Bill joins the Collagen Matrix executive team as ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... 24, 2016 Research and ... "Structural Electronics 2015-2025: Applications, Technologies, Forecasts" report ... In-Mold Electronics, Smart Skin, Structural Health Monitoring, ... Structural electronics involves electronic and/or electrical components ... replacing dumb structures such as vehicle bodies or ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
Cached News: