The Science Behind: Cancer and Aging - Cancer Center Open House at SBP

2017 Cancer Center Open House

Date and time

June 8, 2017

4:30 PM - 7:00 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, June 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.


Diet and Exercice and Aging
Peter Adams, Ph.D.

The Aging Heart
Karen Ocorr, Ph.D.

Cellular Aging
Malene Hansen, Ph.D.

The Microbiome and Aging
Scott Peterson, Ph.D.