Major Gifts

Miami Transplant Institute (MTI) seeks to build philanthropic partnerships with individuals, corporations and foundations to advance the Institute’s programs, patient care, research and education.

You can help to establish endowed positions, which create permanent resources to fund research, reward academic achievement, and enable scholars to pursue innovative ideas.

You can also make gifts to fund or support our cutting edge research programs, name a laboratory or other physical facilities, or fund the recruitment of additional faculty and investigators at MTI.

Endowed Chair -$2,000,000

A named chair is awarded to an academic scholar who has attained national and international prominence. The income from this endowment will allow the named scholar to continue his/her commitment to improving transplant education and research that will improve the lives of transplant patients.

Endowed Professorship – $1,500,000

The income from this endowment will supplement the annual compensation of scholars who have attained national recognition in their field.

Endowed Post Doctoral Fellowship – $500,000

The income from this endowment will provide salary support for postdoctoral fellows who are beginning their careers in research.

Research Fund – 250,000+

A research fund can be named in honor of a donor. Your donation will help support the cutting edge research programs in anti-rejection medication and the ability to find alternative sources of transplantable tissues from stem cells.

Dedication of a Laboratory – $100,000+

A transplant research laboratory may be named in honor of a donor. The cost of naming the laboratory may vary based on the equipment and needs of the lab.