Learn About the Big Ideas

Top 13

In the coming months, the following Big Ideas will undergo feasibility studies and will be marketed to targeted groups. 

California Center for Violence Prevention Research
Champion: Garen Wintemute
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Center for Advancing Pain Relief (CAPR)
Champion: Scott Fishman
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Chemistry Discovery Complex
Champion: Jacquelyn Gervay Hague
Video Presentation
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Consortium for Innovation in Autism, Community & Technology
Champion: Leonard Abbeduto
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Global Education for All at UC Davis
Champion: Joanna Regulska
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Healthy Aging in a Digital World
Champion: Heather Young & Thomas Nesbitt
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Healthy Brain Aging Initiative: Brain Health Across the Lifespan
Champion: Charles DeCarli & Kimberley McAllister
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Institute for Global Human Rights in the 21st Century
Champion: Keith Watenpaugh
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Leading the Way to Climate Neutrality
Champion: Kurt Kornbluth
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Precision Health: A New Paradigm for Health Care and Population Health
Champion: Frederick J. Meyers
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

SmartFarm
Champion: David C. Slaughter
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Veterinary Medicine Center
Champion: Michael Lairmore
Video Presentation
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

World Water Institute
Champion: Jay Lund
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Other

The following ideas have the potential to become school or unit innitiatives.

Bioethics Academy
Champion: Mark Yarborough
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Bodega Marine Laboratory
Champion: Gary Cherr
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Brain-Immune-Gut Center
Champion: Satya Dandekar
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Center for Applied Cybersecurity Research and Education
Champion: Matt Bishop
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Center for Career and Professional Development
Champion: Adela de la Torre
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Center for Education, New Technology & Unifying Research (CENTAUR)
Champion: Diana Farmer
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Center for Excellence in Community and Citizen Science
Champion: Heidi Ballard
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Center for Food and Beverage Authentication Science
Champion: Alyson E. Mitchell
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Center for Genomic Health
Champion: John McPherson
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Center for Honors and Leadership
Champion: J. David Furlow
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Center for Poverty Research
Champion: Ann Stevens
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Comparative Oncology Program
Champion: Primo Lara & Michael Lairmore
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Comprehensive Immunotherapy Center
Champion: Robert Canter
Video PresentationWhitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Computer and Data Science Center
Champion: Nina Amenta
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Consortium for Universal Accessibility
Champion: Lee Miller
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Consortium on Global Freshwater
Champion: Geoff Schladow
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Curing Blindness using Stem Cells
Champion: Susanna Park
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Fetal Institute for Regenerative and Personalized Surgical Therapies (FIRST)
Champion: Diana Farmer
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

GATEways Campus
Champion: Robert Segar & Kathleen Socolofsky
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Global Coffee Institute at UC Davis
Champion: William Ristenpart
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Institute for Research and Public Policy
Champion: Ann Stevens
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Integrated Center for Regenerative Medicine in Skeletal Repair
Champion: Mark A. Lee
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Integrated Trauma Hospital at UC Davis
Champion: Joseph M. Galante
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Library for the 21st Century
Champion: MacKenzie Smith
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Living Laboratory for Agroecology
Champion: Kate Scow
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Oak Park Promise
Champion: Julie Freischlag
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Regenerative Therapies in Sports Medicine
Champion: Jan Nolta
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Sierra-to-the Sea Institute
Champion: Rick Grosberg
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Sustainable Living and Learning Community at UC Davis
Champion: Tom Tomich
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

The Global Issues Arts Initiative
Champion: Gina Werfel
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.

Wheels for Wellness: A UC Davis Mobile Health Community
Champion: Heather M. Young
Video Presentation | Whitepaper
What is your reaction to this idea? Participate in a short survey.