A Rich, Collaborative Environment Advances Patient Care

UC San Diego Health Sciences has entered a period of remarkable growth, one that will strengthen its position as a destination academic medical center. In addition to the recent addition of the Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center and Medical Education & Telemedicine Building, plans are underway for the Altman Clinical and Translational Research Institute building… Read the full story from the UCSD Newsroom

UC San Diego Health Sciences Receives Gift for Translational Research Building

$10 million from San Diego residents Steve and Lisa Altman will support the Clinical and Translational Research Institute

UC San Diego Health Sciences today announced that San Diego philanthropists and long-time residents Steve and Lisa Altman have pledged $10 million to the planned Clinical and Translational Research Institute (CTRI) building… Read the full story from the UCSD Newsroom

Dr. Gary Firestein, director of the Clinical and Translational Research Institute, is dean and associate vice chancellor of Translational Medicine for UC San Diego Health Sciences. He is Professor of Medicine in the Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology.

UC Board of Regents Gives Approval for New Clinical and Translational Research Institute Building on UC San Diego’s La Jolla Campus

The University of California Board of Regents on Tuesday approved the budget for capital improvements and external financing for the Clinical and Translational Research Institute (CTRI) building, to be constructed on the medical campus of UC San Diego in La Jolla. … Read the full story from the UCSD Newsroom

Dr. Gary Firestein
Gary Firestein, M.D. (pictured above), Professor of Medicine and Dean of Translational Medicine for UC San Diego Health Sciences, is director of the CTRI.  Visit the CTRI website.