The five University of California Medical Centers at
San Diego form the right arm of SAFER California Healthcare. Each University currently serves a diverse and complex patient population, provides undergraduate and graduate education for medical and allied health
professional students, has strong community outreach programs, and performs a broad spectrum of research, ranging from the very basic sciences to health services research. In addition to the five campuses, SAFER California Healthcare is also supported by the University of California Office of the President, which has helped to organize and prepare much of the initial work in setting up the infrastructure for the Alliance.
Besides these five medical centers, their affiliated professional schools, and the Office of the President, there is also a broad representation of partners holding seats on the SAFER California Healthcare Advisory Board. These organizations include: