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Joan Mannick

Co-Founder and CEO at Tornado Therapeutics

Dr. Mannick is a leading expert in the mTOR and geroscience fields and has over 15 years of drug development expertise. She has led mTOR inhibitor clinical development programs both as the Co-Founder and Chief Medical Officer of resTORbio, now Adicet Bio, and as an Executive Director of the New Indications Discovery Unit at the Novartis Institutes of Biomedical Research. She previously served as Head of Research and Development at Life Biosciences and was a Medical Director at Genzyme working in multiple therapeutic areas. Prior to Genzyme she served as a faculty member at Harvard Medical School and University of Massachusetts Medical School. She received an A.B. from Harvard College and an M.D. from Harvard Medical School and completed her residency at Brigham and Women's Hospital, followed by an infectious diseases fellowship as part of the Harvard Combined Infectious Diseases Program.

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See also: Company Tornado Therapeutics - Affliate of Cambrian Biopharma, developing next-generation mTOR inhibitors

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Annual Scientific Meeting - Metabolism of Ageing

06-Sep-2021 to 08-Sep-2021

Jointly organised with the Biochemical Society - researcher disciplines include biochemistry, biology and medicine

ARDD 2023 - 10th Aging Research & Drug Discovery Meeting

28-Aug-2023 to 01-Sep-2023

Event about latest progress in the molecular, cellular and organismal basis of aging organized by University of Copenhagen

Extending Human Healthspan and Longevity


Online webinar focused on longevity extension without health related issues organized by The New York Academy of Sciences with Nir Barzilai and Pinchas Cohen as keynote speakers.

Global Healthspan Summit 2023

29-Nov-2023 to 30-Nov-2023

Longevity summit organised by Hevolution Foundation (Riyadh,Saudi Arabia)

Longevity Leaders World Congress 2022

26-Feb-2022 to 27-Feb-2022

Event for leaders in longevity science, technology, business and finance organized by Longevity Leaders (LSX)

Longevity Medicine Workshop


Workshop is part of ARDD 2021 conference that brings health care providers involved in longevity, organized by Cassandra Coburn and Evelyne Bischof. (FREE)

Metabesity 2021

11-Oct-2021 to 14-Oct-2021

The Kitalys institute virtual conference targeting key questions that will impact the future of aging and extending healthspan

Targeting Metabesity 2022

10-Oct-2022 to 13-Oct-2022

The Kitalys Institute virtual conference about going beyond treating individual diseases to extending healthy lifespan

UK SPINE Annual Conference 2020

11-Nov-2020 to 20-Nov-2020

Series of events focussed on research and innovation in geroscience and ageing therapeutics

Joan Mannick News

Tornado, new longevity biotech developing safer and effective mTOR inhibitors

Longevity Technology - 03-Mar-2022

Different flavours of rapalogs targeting different age-related conditions


Longevity Leaders' latest report on how longevity is disrupting the world

Longevity Leaders (LSX) - 01-Jan-2020

An interesting collection of interviews and white-papers with industry leaders


Everyday drugs could give extra years of life

New Scientist - 01-Oct-2014

Rapamycin in mice The study was published in the Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism journal.