july, 2014

23jul5:00 pm7:00 pmDrug Discovery to Development


Event Details

Cocktails and hors d\’oeuvres begin at 5:00PM. Presentation begins at 6:00PM.

How do researchers go from breakthrough cancer research to life saving treatment?

Join us for a relatable and insightful explanation of the process of developing new drugs and treatments, from bench top to bedside. Topics include the roles of basic science institutes like Sanford-Burnham and Salk Institute, life science and pharmaceutical companies.

Presented by Dr. Garth Powis, Director of the Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute Cancer Center and Bob Abraham, SVP and Chief Scientific Officer, Pfizer Oncology Research Unit.

Pedal the Cause Forums will focus on topics that matter to YOU and YOUR community. Each forum will explore different topics with talks and presentations led by foremost experts in the field. 


(Wednesday) 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute

Chairmen\'s Hall 10901 N Torrey Pines Rd La Jolla, CA 92037