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Giving to UC Davis Health System

Giving to UC Davis Health System

Neurosciences

UC Davis MIND Institute, Vision Sciences and the Eye Center, and Pain Medicine

Neurosciences, researchNeurosciences is a key strategic emphasis for UC Davis, and is a campus-wide research area with collaborations across nearly every school and college.

Nearly 50 million people in the U.S. are impacted by neurological, developmental, and ophthalmological disorders, as well as chronic pain. Advances in technology have opened possibilities for faculty in the vision sciences, neurosciences and pain medicine to better understand the brain.

At UC Davis, we seize this unprecedented opportunity to change the course of neurological disease research and treatment.

Eye Center
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Antionette McLean
evangelita.mclean@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu
Development Officer
916-734-9714

UC Davis Eye Center 

Our vision is to be the world's transformational leader in collaborative vision research and in the development of cures for blinding eye disease from cornea to cortex. The Eye Center’s major fundraising initiatives include the UC Davis Health System Eye Center Building Project and funding for research endeavors.

MIND Institute
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Health Sciences Development 
916-734-9400

UC Davis MIND Institute 

An internationally renowned, multidisciplinary research center of excellence, the UC Davis MIND Institute unites leading neuroscientists, developmental and behavioral pediatricians, and psychiatrists and others to unravel the mysteries of autism and other neurodevelopmental conditions.

Department of Neurology
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Jennifer Marsteen
jennifer.Marstenn@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu
Development Officer
916-734-9448

UC Davis Department of Neurology

The department has nationally-recognized clinical care and research programs in Alzheimer’s disease and dementiamultiple sclerosis, neuromuscular neurology and neuroimmunology, epilepsy, movement disorders, peripheral neuropathy, stroke, headache, neuropsychology, sleep neurology and child neurology.

Division of Pain Medicine
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Health Sciences Development 
916-734-9400

UC Davis Center for Pain Medicine

At the UC Davis Medical Center's Center for Pain Medicine, we believe a multidisciplinary approach to achieve the most effective management of pain is critically important. Our core team of pain specialists consists of anesthesiologists, internists, psychiatrists, psychologists and physical therapists.

Department of Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)
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Antoinette McLean
evangelita.mclean@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu
Development Officer
916-734-9714

UC Davis Department of Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)

The Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery at the UC Davis Medical Center provides comprehensive services to patients residing in the Northern California region extending from southern Oregon south to Fresno, east to Nevada and west to the San Francisco Bay Area.

Department of Neurological Surgery
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Jennifer Marsteen
jennifer.marsteen@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu
Development Officer
916-734-9448

UC Davis Department of Neurological Surgery

The Department of Neurological Surgery at UC Davis Health System is home to internationally recognized experts in neurosurgical disorders. This includes a full-range of technologies to provide the most current and effective treatments for the entire spectrum of neurological disease. We provide expertise in neurosurgical care for the majority of the Northern California area. Both clinical and basic science research are foundational support for our focus on patient care.

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
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Health Sciences Development
916-734-9400

UC Davis Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences offers a wealth of opportunities for students and faculty for clinical and research applications in all aspects of psychiatry and behavioral sciences.Faculty members engage in a wide variety of research programs, including inquiries into the causes and cures of major psychiatric disorders; quality of care; medical education; child and forensic psychiatry; the nature and process of psychotherapy; and ways in which telemedicine networks can be used to extend psychiatric care to rural communities.

Center for Neuroscience
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Jennifer Marsteen
jennifer.marsteen@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu
Development Officer
916-734-9448

UC Davis Center for Neuroscience

Established in 1991, the UC Davis Center for Neuroscience seeks to understand the function of the human brain in health and in illness.

Center for Mind and Brain
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Health Sciences Development
916-734-9400

UC Davis Center for Mind and Brain

The Center for Mind and Brain is a UC Davis research initiative bringing together world-class scientists with the latest technology to learn how the human mind works and to teach the techniques and tools to the next generation of researchers. We are part of a rich set of interconnected centers and institutes at UC Davis focusing on Mind and Brain.

UC Davis Alzheimer's Disease Center
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Health Sciences Development
916-734-9400

UC Davis Alzheimer's Disease Center

The UC Davis Alzheimer's Disease Center conducts research and coordinates care for patients who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. .

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Huntington's Disease Society of America Clinical Center of Excellence
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Antoinette McLean
evangelita.mclean@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu
Development Officer
916-734-9714

Huntington's Disease Society of America Clinical Center of Excellence

The Huntington’s Disease Society of America has recognized UC Davis as a center of excellence for its expertise in clinical care for Huntington’s disease patients. Led by UC Davis faculty members in the Department of Neurology, the Huntington’s disease (HD) clinic is one of the largest in the country and the only center of excellence in Northern California. In addition to clinical care, patients also have access to the emerging new treatments through clinical trials.

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