Body Donations

Anatomical bequests to UC San Diego are greatly appreciated as each contributes directly to new understandings.

As you consider the option of donating your body to science, know that the need is great, and that your gift will be valued and honored.

Your donation will play a critical role in helping UC San Diego medical students to master the complex anatomy of the human body and will provide researchers with the essential tools to help our patients of tomorrow.

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