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Gain an inside look at the Institute’s latest research by joining the Salkexcellerators.

Salkexcellerators are community members who share a commitment to supporting scientific discovery at Salk. Members receive invitations to private receptions and scientific presentations on the most critical health-related issues of the 21st century.

Meet the 2019 Salkexcellerators Fellowship recipient, Kailash Chandra Mangalhara

Kailash is working as a research associate with Gerald Shadel's group. His research is focused on understanding the mitochondrial retrograde signaling to the nucleus in cancer. He received a PhD in life sciences from Jawaharlal Nehru University, India in 2017.

Salkexcellerators Fund

Salkexcellerators support a restricted fund that provides an annual fellowship for talented Salk postdoctoral scholars. 100 percent of your contribution will provide support for salary, supplies and travel expenses. Salk scientists are making ground breaking discoveries that lead to new diagnostics, therapeutics and cures.

Ryan Rowekamp

Ryan Rowekamp

Fellowship Recipient 2017
Sharpee Lab

Conchi Estarás

Conchi Estarás

Fellowship Recipient 2016
Jones Lab

Amy Rommel

Fellowship Recipient 2015
Verma Lab

Jelena Ostojić

Fellowship Recipient 2014
Montminy Lab

Jonathan Nassi

Fellowship Recipient 2013
Reynolds Lab

To speak with the program manager, please contact:

Jane Rhett

Director of Annual Giving
Phone: (858) 453-4100 x1521

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