Scientific Advisory Board

The Scientific Advisory Board consists of leading scientists in the fields of aging research and age-related diseases, such as Alzheimer's disease and cancer. Members of the SAB provide guidance on the Institute's scientific and educational programs.

Thomas A. Rando, MD, PhD
Chair, Buck Institute SAB
Director, Glenn Laboratories for the Biology of Aging

Professor, Neurology and Neurological Sciences
Stanford University School of Medicine

Ana-Maria Cuervo, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Developmental and Molecular Biology
Marion Bessin Liver Research Center
Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Andy Dillin, PhD
Professor, Department of Molecular and Cell Biology
Howard Hughes Medical Investigator
Thomas and Stacey Siebel Distinguished Chair in Stem Cell Research
University of California, Berkeley

Rusty Gage, PhD
Professor, Laboratory of Genetics
The Salk Institute

Martin Hetzer, PhD
Professor, Molecular and Cell Biology Laboratory
Vice President & Chief Science Officer
Chair, Jesse and Caryl Philips Foundation
The Salk Institute

Matt Kaeberlein, PhD
Associate Professor, Pathology
Director, Healthy Aging and Longevity Research Institute
Co-Director, University of Washington Nathan Shock Center of Excellence in the Basic Biology of Aging
Director, Dog Aging Project
University of Washington

C. Ron Kahn, MD
Mary K. Iacocca Professor of Medicine
Kahn Laboratory
Joslin Diabetes Center
Harvard University

Bruce Miller, MD
AW and Mary Clausen Distinguished Professor in Neurology
Director, Memory and Aging Center
Co-Director, Global Brain Health Institute
UCSF Memory and Aging Center

Lennart Mucke, MD
Director and Senior Investigator
Joseph B. Martin Distinguished Professor of Neuroscience
Professor of Neurology, UCSF
Gladstone Institute of Neurological Disease

Coleen Murphy, PhD
Professor, Molecular Biology and the Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics
Carl Icahn Lab 148
Princeton University

Louis Ptacek, MD
Professor, Neurology
UCSF School of Medicine, Dept. of Neurology

Peter Walter, PhD
Professor, Biochemistry and Biophysics
Howard Hughes Investigator










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