Over 100 Years of Serving Children in Our Community

Welcome to the BCH Oakland Dean’s Office.

The Dean’s Office serves as both the champion and academic leadership structure for the Oakland campus. In this role, the Dean’s Office champions the four UCSF missions of Patient Care, Research, Education and Public Service. The Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland Dean’s Office serves under the greater UCSF School of Medicine. The Oakland Dean’s Office aims to bridge UCSF infrastructure to UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland, as an independently licensed hospital.

Kelley Meade, Associate Dean of Clinical and Academic Affairs at BCH Oakland

My colleagues are the ones making a positive difference for children whether in clinical care, advancing science, incredible advocacy or in mentoring others to do the same.

Kelley Meade, MD 

Associate Dean of Clinical and Academic Affairs at BCH Oakland

UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland

UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland is a pediatric teaching hospital and maintains a Level I Pediatric Trauma Center designation from the American College of Surgeons. The hospital provides comprehensive pediatric specialties and subspecialties to infants, children, teens and young adults.