Washington University Medical Center

Washington University Medical Center is among the largest academic medical centers in the nation. It is a model partnership among several nationally ranked institutions:

About the School of Medicine

The Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, founded in 1891, has a rich history of success in research, education and patient care. U.S. News & World Report ranks the school among the top medical schools in the United States, and our students bring impressive credentials to their studies.  Each year, many Washington University physicians are listed in the Best Doctors in America.

  • Associated with 19 Nobel laureates
  • 11 faculty members are fellows of the National Academy of Sciences and 25 faculty members belong to its Institute of Medicine
  • Operates one of the nation’s five-largest academic clinical practices
  • Affiliated teaching hospitals are listed on U.S. News & World Report’s Honor Roll of the nation’s best hospitals
  • Performs groundbreaking multidisciplinary research and clinical care in neuroscience, diabetes, diagnostic imaging, cardiovascular diseases, genetics, immunology and many other fields