UCI poised to advance depression research following $55-million gift to establish center

February 17, 2022

“A gift of this magnitude is transformative, to say the least. It can really catapult our research in a positive direction. ”
— Professor Michael Yassa

Professor Michael Yassa is featured in LA Times as discusses Audrey Burnand’s gift of $57.75 million to UCI to establish a depression research center. The gift is the largest to a U.S. university to support research on depression, the country’s most prevalent mental health disorder.

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