Project Description

Our Pasadena center is based at the California Institute of Technology (AKA CalTech) and assembles members from both CalTech and City of Hope Cancer Treatment research center. Founded in 2014 the center is

Regional manager

Mati Mann, Ph.D.


Read more about Mati

Mati is doing his postdoc in Immunology at the California Institute of Technology in Dr. David Baltimore’s lab, investigating different aspects of chronic inflammation. He received his B.S and MSc in Biochemistry from the Hebrew University, and his PhD in Molecular Genetics and Molecular Cell Biology from the Weizmann Institute of Science.


Mati also served as a coordinator and lead instructor of basic biology for high school students at the Davidson Institute of Science Education, and is now volunteering in Science Education for high school students around Pasadena.


Taking advantage of all the great opportunities southern California has to offer, Mati enjoys trail running, biking and hiking.

Past events

Tu Bishat Day

Atzmaut Celebration

Sukkot camping Passadena

Local Partners

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