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2018 Scientist of the Year Dinner

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Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina

1380 Harbor Island Drive

San Diego, CA 92101

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2018 ARCS Foundation Scientist of the Year Dinner

Honoring
Fred “Rusty” Gage, Ph.D.

President, Salk Institute

Fred “Rusty” H. Gage, Ph.D., President and Adler Professor in the Laboratory of Genetics, joined The Salk Institute in 1995. He received his Ph.D. in 1976 from The Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Gage's work concentrates on the adult central nervous system and unexpected plasticity and adaptability to environmental stimulation that remains throughout the life of all mammals. Prior to joining Salk, Dr. Gage was a Professor of Neuroscience at the University of California, San Diego. He is a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, a Member of the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine, and American Philosophical Society, a foreign member of the European Molecular Biology Organization and a Member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

Keynote Speaker
Mary Walshok, Ph.D.
Associate Vice Chancellor for Public Programs, UC San Diego

Mary Walshok Ph.D., author, educator, and researcher is Associate Vice Chancellor for public programs and Dean of Extension at the University of California, San Diego. Dr. Walshok is the author of six books and more than 100 articles and reports on aligning workforce development with regional economic growth. She oversees a $50 million, 200-employee division that annually serves more than 65,000 enrollees through innovative local and online programs, including UCSD-TV and UCTV, which reaches over 22 million households.


6:00 p.m. - Reception & ARCS Scholars’ Research Poster Session

7:15 p.m. - Introduction of Scholars & Dinner


Helga Moore, ARCS President

Mary Lou Quick, ARCS Co-President

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