Category: Partnerships and Grants

Rendering of the Health Professions Education Building, a 60,000 GSF state-of-the art academic building that will house the University’s newly accredited medical degree program.
May 01, 2024
The California Endowment Awards CDU $3 Million for the College of Medicine and Health Professions Education Building
Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science (CDU) has been awarded a $3 million...
Rendering of the Health Professions Education Building, a 60,000 GSF state-of-the art academic building that will house the University’s newly accredited medical degree program.
April 24, 2024
W.M. Keck Foundation Awards CDU $3 Million Grant for Health Professions Education Building  
The W.M. Keck Foundation has awarded Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science (CDU)...
CDU Partners with The Dana Foundation For a Multi-Million Dollar Initiative to Align Neuroscience to Societal Needs
April 10, 2024
CDU Partners with The Dana Foundation for a Multi-Million Dollar Initiative to Align Neuroscience to Societal Needs
The Dana Foundation today announced the launch of the Dana Center Initiative for Neuroscience &...
College of Medicine medical students during Commencement
March 06, 2024
Sutter Health and CDU Partner to Address Physician Shortage and Health Inequities Across California
Sutter Health, one of the nation’s largest integrated health care systems, and Charles R. Drew...
CDU has been awarded a $2 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). 
August 17, 2023
CDU Awarded $2 Million Grant From the National Institutes of Health
CDU has been awarded a $2 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). ...
Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science (CDU) has been awarded a $2 million multiyear grant from The California Wellness Foundation, strengthening the longstanding partnership between the two organizations. With this grant, Cal Wellness’ total support to CDU over the years reaches nearly $6 million.
August 07, 2023
CDU Awarded $2 Million Grant From The California Wellness Foundation
Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science (CDU) has been awarded a $2 million...
CDU Rising Logo, CDU's comprehensive campaign to raise $75 million to support the University’s vision of achieving a world without health disparities.
February 01, 2023
CDU Rising Enters Public Phase
CDU Rising, Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science’s (CDU) comprehensive campaign to raise...
Group photo of CDU Faculty with HRSA Administrator Carole Johnson after the roundtable discussion.
January 24, 2023
HRSA Administrator Johnson Visits CDU for Roundtable and Grant Announcement
CDU was visited by Administrator Carole Johnson of the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA),...
"SSA II" balloons at the Saturday Science Academy's Junior White Coat Ceremony.
January 12, 2023
CDU Receives $150K from Grifols to Support Scholarships and Saturday Science Academy
CDU received a gift of $150,000 from Grifols, a biopharmaceutical solutions company, in support of...
UCLA-CDU CFAR logo on top of a photo of the CDU lab.
October 28, 2022
NIH/NIAID Award Funds UCLA-CDU CFAR
CDU has been awarded funding in the amount of $2.2 million over 5 years to...