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Science & Justice Series – May 25, 2023 – 4:30 p.m.

The science of forensic identification decisions and what it means in the criminal legal system
Please join us for the launch of Salk’s Science & Justice series. During this inaugural event, neuroscientist and Salk Professor Thomas Albright will join Peter Neufeld, civil rights lawyer and co-founder of The Innocence Project, to discuss the latest research on visual perception and memory, how that influences forensic identification decisions, and what that means for justice in our criminal legal system. More information and registration »

Symphony at Salk – August 21, 2023

Save the date! Sponsorships are now available for the 27th annual Symphony at Salk. The event will feature a spectacular evening of music featuring a special guest artist and the talented San Diego Symphony. Support Salk science while experiencing warm camaraderie, gourmet food and drink, a breathtaking sunset and refreshing ocean breezes, all against the backdrop of one of the world’s most striking architectural masterpieces. More information will be announced soon!

The Power of Science Lecture Series

Join us for the Power of Science Lecture Series from the comfort and safety of your home. From deadly viruses and cancer, to Alzheimer’s and climate change, Salk scientists are on the frontlines of discovery. Learn about how these researchers are tackling the biggest challenges facing the world in this timely virtual series.