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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Help Scripps continue groundbreaking discoveries and inspired solutions to some of the greatest environmental challenges we face today.

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Robotic Surgeon Named to Endowed Chair

Christopher J. Kane, M.D., a renowned surgeon, has been appointed the inaugural holder of the Joseph D. Schmidt, MD Presidential Chair in Urology in the School of Medicine.

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UC San Diego Foundation Welcomes New Trustees

To ensure the continued success and growth of the campus, three new trustees will join the 2015-16 Foundation board.

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$5 Million ResMed Gift Supports Sleep Medicine at UC San Diego

$5 million gift from locally based medical device company, ResMed Inc., to support sleep medicine research and care at the UC San Diego School of Medicine.

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