Community Forum

Cellular recycling in aging and disease: The importance of taking out the trash

Malene Hansen, Ph.D.
Malene Hansen, Ph.D. with Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center & SBP logos overlayed

Date and time

August 26, 2020

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM


Virtual Event

Partnering with  Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center logo


Aging is a biological reality with which we are all familiar. But how do organisms age at the molecular level? Understanding the genes and processes that affect aging could help us prevent age- related conditions such as cancer, diabetes and Alzheimer's disease. Join us virtually to learn how Malene Hansen, Ph.D., and her team are unraveling the secrets of aging.



Malene Hansen, Ph.D.

Associate Dean of Student Affairs
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Faculty Advisor
Postdoctoral Training in La Jolla

Development, Aging and Regeneration Program
Neuroscience and Aging Research Center