The video below, from the Salk Cancer Summit on September 1, 2021 delivers updates on research discoveries in cancer, immunology and metabolism. Assistant Professors Daniel Hollern and Christina Towers join Professors Susan Kaech, Christian Metallo and Satchin Panda, to share their research on the groundbreaking relationship between the immune system and cancer; how diet, metabolism, exercise and other lifestyle factors converge to alter cancer risk; and the latest understanding of cancer prevention.
Matching Your Gift Dollar for Dollar
The Salk Institute is recruiting a new Assistant Professor, Dr. Christina Towers, to the Salk Cancer Center. In honor of the Conquering Cancer Initiative, the BioMed Realty Management Team is issuing a challenge match – they will match, dollar for dollar, up to $1M to support Towers’ recruitment and to support her research and that of the Salk Cancer Center. BioMed’s president and CEO, Tim Schoen, is a Salk trustee and chairman of the Institute’s Conquering Cancer Initiative Advisory Committee.
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Wednesday Cancer Center Trainee Seminar Series Date: Wednesday, September 15, 2021 Time: 12:00 p.m. Speaker/Title:“The Chalk Talk Panel” with Assistant Professor Dan Hollern and Assistant Professor Christie Towers Hosts: Leona Flores and Susan Kaech Location: HYBRID Trustees Room: 35-person limit with 3’ distance; Salk employees only