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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Gift from Local Philanthropists to Launch Geriatric Emergency Department

Gary and Mary West have provided $11.8 million to create a state-of-the-art senior emergency care unit at the future Jacobs Medical Center.

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Iconic Geisel Library Opens New Café

The new and long-awaited café is named Audrey’s in honor of Audrey Geisel, the Library’s long-time friend and generous benefactor.

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$100,000 Gift Will Establish a New Athletic Rehabilitation Center

The gift, from local businessman and philanthropist Doug Barnhart and his wife Nancy, will be split to create an endowment and provide current use funding.

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