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The University of Cincinnati’s College of Medicine is an integral part of the Academic Health Center, one of the leading academic health centers in the nation. The College is committed to providing diverse learning opportunities with carefully structured curriculum. Students develop the knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary to mold them into stand-out medical professionals.

Make a gift today ›

If you choose to give to one of the funds listed below, click the Make a gift link. Once the giving page is open be sure to check the box "Choose an area for this gift to support.", then select "Medicine" from the "Select an Area" dropdown, then select your chosen fund from the list given. 

  • Brain Tumor Center Fund
    To support the UC Brain Tumor Center research, education and patient care initiatives.
  • Ellen and Stewart B. Dunsker, M.D. Award for Clinical Research
    To support an annual competitive award in the amount of $2,000 for residency research in neurosurgery.
  • H. Schott Brain Tumor Molecular Therapeutics Chair Fund
    Spendable disbursements will provide the funds to recruit a nationally recognized researcher to assume directorship of the UC Brain Tumor and Molecular Therapeutics Program.
  • Frank H. Mayfield Endowed Chair for Neurological Surgery
    To support a chair in neurological surgery
  • Neurosurgery Discretionary Fund
    To support departmental expenses.
  • Neurosurgery Research Fund
    To be used for research in the Dept. of Neurosurgery.
  • Neurotrauma Development Fund 
    To support programs and initiatives to advance translational research in acute neurological injury, and to advance the mission of the neurotrauma center through scholarship, education, research, and/or community outreach. 
  • Thoracic Cervical Vertebral Bodies Research Fund
    To be used for thoracic cervical vertebral bodies research in the COM.
  • Anna and Harold W. Huffman Endowed Chair in Glioblastoma Experimental Therapeutics
    To support a chair. Spendable disbursements will support the research of a proven research scientist at UC. The position will leverage existing strengths in other cancers to translate and apply to the study of glioblastoma.
  • The Brain Tumor Center Marketing Fund
    To support marketing expenses for the Brain Tumor Center.
  • John Tew MD chair of Neurosurgery Oncology
    To support a chair in neurological oncology and used for research, education, and faculty support.
  • Zuccarello Award Cerebrovascular Research
    Annual award provided to neurosurgical resident(s) to spur cerebrovascular research at UC COM
  • Professor Partnership Fund- JA Wilson
    To be used for the research and teaching efforts of J. Adam Wilson in the Dept. of Neurosurgery.
  • Glioblastoma Therapeutics Research
    To support glioblastoma therapeutics research.
  • John Forsthoefel for Glioblastoma Research Fund
    To support glioblastoma therapeutics research in the University of Cincinnati Brain Tumor Center. 
  • Caruso Family & Justin Gibson Education Fund
    To provide an annual award to a neurosurgery resident or fellow who has shown exceptional personal qualities, clinical skills and scholarship in caring for patients.
  • Neurosurgery OT
    To support departmental expenses.



More Information

Peggy A'Hearn
Senior Director of Development
College of Medicine & UC Health
UC Foundation
UC Gardner Neuroscience Institute

PO Box 19970
Cincinnati, OH 45219-0970
Office - 513-558-6112