SBP Cancer Center Open House: Advances in Cancer Treatments

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Date and time

November 8, 2018

4:30 PM - 7:30 PM PT


Chairmen's Hall - SBP Main Campus

10901 North Torrey Pines Road
La Jolla, CA 92037



  • Garth Powis, D.Phil.

SBP’s Cancer Center Community Advisory Board and Garth Powis, D. Phil., professor and director of the NCI-designated Cancer Center, will host the next Cancer Center Open House on Thursday, November 8. The event takes place on campus in Chairmen's Hall, Building 5 (10901 N. Torrey Pines Road) followed by tours and a reception.

Guests will have the opportunity to mingle with cancer scientists, survivors, and research advocates during an informal evening reception featuring healthy nibbles and refreshing drinks. Guided tours will be offered throughout the event, giving attendees a behind-the-scenes look into our scientists’ varied approaches to cancer research.





Eric Dudl Scholarship Presentation

Breast Cancer – How Cells Communicate
Brooke Emerling, Ph.D.

Pancreatic Cancer – Feeding Itself
Cosimo Commisso, Ph.D.

Immunotherapy of Cancer – How T-Cells Reenergize
Linda Bradley, Ph.D.

Microbiome and Cancer – How Bugs Control Response to Therapy
Scott Peterson, Ph.D.