A celebration of science for Ruoslahti’s 80th birthday

February 16 marked the 80th birthday of one of the most influential cell biology and cancer researchers, renowned scientist Erkki Ruoslahti, M.D., Ph.D. More than 300 guests celebrated the occasion with a scientific symposium and reception at the Estancia Hotel in La Jolla, California.

San Diego family hopes for answers, support at Rare Disease Day

Damian Omler, 11, of Linda Vista, is the only child in the world with unique genetic mutation. He and his family were among more than 250 people from around the world gathered in San Diego for the biennial Rare Disease Day Symposium 2020.

Haynes and Kearns Join Board of Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute

Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute has made two additions to its board who are well known in San Diego’s education and health care circles: Karen Haynes and Donald Kearns.

Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute welcomes new trustees Karen Haynes and Donald Kearns

The president emerita at California State University San Marcos and president emeritus at Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego have been appointed to the Institute’s Board of Trustees.

Scientists and artists unite in unique San Diego Art Institute exhibit

What happens when scientists and artists connect? A powerful new exhibit at the San Diego Art Institute unites these seemingly separate worlds—attracting nearly 1,000 visitors to the show’s opening reception.