In the future, our most powerful drugs could be harvested from the oceans’ darkest depths. Cars could run on algae, making reliance on fossil fuels a thing of the past. Harmful social practices could be stopped. And the effects of traumatic brain injury could cease to be so devastating. Your support helps us work toward this future.
The Human Development Program prepares students for advanced interdisciplinary study and careers that require broad understanding of experience and behavior. Your gift provides flexible resources for the program including supporting students as they grow their expertise in biological, psychological and socio-cultural development.
The Stein Institute advances knowledge in healthy aging, pursuing new advances to improve our quality of life. Your gift provides flexible resources that enhance our efforts to prevent and reduce the burden of disability and disease in late life through innovative research.
Project Surya promotes better health for people and the planet by replacing traditional fire cooking with clean-cooking technologies. Your gift can support the Surya team’s vital work to mitigate the impacts of global warming by reducing pollution that harms human health and the environment.
The Kavli Institute for Brain and Mind supports innovative research to further our understanding of the origins and mechanisms of human cognition, the mechanics of the brain and human behavior. Your gift powers programs that prepare future researchers and vital studies.
The Institute of Global Conflict and Cooperation works across the University of California system in academic and policy arenas to make the world a safer place, for us all. Your gift provides flexible resources to support the Institue, including research on pressing issues in international conflict and peaceful cooperation.
The Institute of Engineering Medicine brings together top minds from engineering, medicine and pharmacology to expedite new discoveries, translating creative ideas into clinical medicine and novel products. Your support can transform patient care and improve health and wellbeing.
To speed discoveries from the research bench to patient bedside, the Institute for Genomic Medicine links clinical and genomic information to facilitate personalized care. Your gift provides our multidisciplinary physician-scientist teams with critical, flexible resources to advance genomic medicine and improve human health.
The Center on Global Justice’s researchers work across disciplines and communities to find more effective and sustainable ways to better human life, locally and across the globe. Your gift helps us tap into the potential of active collaboration between universities and communities to co-produce better solutions to poverty and human deprivation.
The Center for Research in Language is an interdisciplinary program focused on the emergence of language, its nature, and development. Your gift supports graduate student, postdoctoral and laboratory research in areas such as sign languages, bilingualism and the neural bases of language use and loss.
Recognizing that no two cancers — or patients — are alike opens doors to tailored treatment. Your gift supports research lead by Dr. Razelle Kurzrock to pioneer personalized therapies that match patients with targeted cancer treatments to create life-saving possibilities.
The AIDS Research Institute is dedicated to profoundly changing the study, treatment, and prevention of HIV and AIDS through research, clinical and education programs. Your gift supports a variety of needs across the Institute that help us unleash discovery and improve access to HIV education for patients and advocates.