Advanced services and programs provided by the UC San Diego Health System enhance the lives of all San Diego residents and meet the evolving needs of our region’s growing population.  Learn more


With your support, the Jacobs Medical Center will offer expanded inpatient and outpatient health care for the community.

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Birch Aquarium serves as the public exploration center for UC San Diego’s renowned Scripps Institution of Oceanography, an interactive museum for all ages showcasing research in climate, earth and ocean science.  Learn more

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Anonymous Donor Commits $500,000 to Scripps Institution of Oceanography

The gift will enable Scripps to accelerate its ability to observe and measure the ocean through the development of new technologies.

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Google Executive Chairman and Wife Award $500,000 Grant

The grant, provided by Wendy and Eric Schmidt, will support continued operation of the renowned Keeling Curve measurement of atmospheric carbon dioxide levels.

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Seven New Trustees Join the UC San Diego Foundation Board

Alumna Jerrilyn Malana is one of the seven new trustees who will help govern the Foundation, cultivating community partnerships and garnering resources.

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