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Giving to the Division of Nephrology-Hypertension

How You Can Support Our Work

Thank you for considering your support of our Division!

Contributions have allowed our nephrology programs to grow and become leaders in our region. From improved patient care, to research, to training the next generation of kidney doctors — your contribution will ensure that our patients continue receiving the best possible kidney care, and treatments, for years to come.

Consider supporting any of the programs listed in the table below. We offer various methods to submit a donation.

We thank you in advance for your generous support and for the opportunity this provides us in expanding new and existing kidney programs. Thank you!

Give Online

Each nephrology program has a corresponding fund number:

Nephrology Program Fund Number

Nephrology-Hypertension Greatest Needs Fund
Support the greatest needs within the Division of Nephrology at UC San Diego.


Nephrology-Hypertension Educational Excellence Fund
Provide educational support to current and future UC San Diego training programs in the Division of Nephrology.


Nephrology-Hypertension Research Discovery Fund
Support research within the Division of Nephrology at UC San Diego.


Chronic Dialysis Program
Support the Chronic Dialysis Program in the Department of Nephrology at UC San Diego.


Kidney Transplant Research
Support kidney transplant research in the Department of Nephrology at UC San Diego. Research is currently being conducted by Dr. Mita Shah.


Give by Phone

Donate using a credit/debit card by calling:

Lindsey Faniola
(858) 822-5930 

Make sure to provide a fund number from the table above. The fund number corresponds to the Nephrology Program you would like your contribution to go towards.

Give by Mail

Donations via check can be mailed in:

  • Make your check payable to: UC San Diego Foundation
  • Designate a Nephrology program in the 'notes' section of your check: Include a fund number from the table above
  • Send your check to:
    UC San Diego Gift Services
    9500 Gilman Dr. Mail Code 0940
    La Jolla, CA 92093-0940


Give by Bequest

Consider UC San Diego's Division of Nephrology-Hypertension in your estate planning. For more information contact our Office of Gift Planning at (858) 534-2249 or



Contact us for any questions regarding your contribution to the Division of Nephrology-Hypertension. Our dedicated staff is here to guide and provide you with any information you may need concerning your donation.

Lindsey Faniola
Director of Development
Health Sciences Advancement
(858) 822-5930