Georgia Robins Sadler, PhD, is responsible for leading the research and service activities of UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center’s Community Outreach Program. Dr. Sadler assumed the role of Associate Director for Community Outreach in 1994 after serving as the associate director for administration. She is a health advisor to several of the region’s politicians on clinical trials, cancer prevention, early detection, and treatment issues, and can provide the Moores Cancer Center director with an insider’s view of many bills pending legislative action. She created a program focused on promoting community awareness of cancer prevention and early detection, clinical trials accrual and palliation.
Dr. Sadler holds, or has held, many key voluntary leadership positions which enrich Moores Cancer Center’s relationships regionally, as well as statewide. These current and recent past board memberships include: the San Diego and Imperial Counties Breast Cancer Early Detection Partnership (and past chairperson); the San Diego affiliate of the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation; American Melanoma Foundation; WellStart International Board; the California Institute for Health Systems Performance; the American Cancer Society (ACS)’s Statewide Prostate Cancer Initiative; and the HomeCare Board of Advisors.