USC’s Jon-Paul Pepper, MD, is not the average award winner. He’s also not the average facial plastic surgeon, faculty researcher or master’s student — in part, because he’s currently all… Read More »
Cancer has stumped physicians and scientists for thousands of years. Major discoveries have changed our understanding of cancer and how to treat it, but there is still far more to learn.
“Cancer remains the most significant challenge… Read More »
For the 19th year, the Pasadena Tournament of Roses Parade Royal Court visited the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center on Dec. 3 to spread holiday cheer among faculty physicians and day-hospital patients such as Jesus Acosta…. Read More »
USC is offering a new two-unit class in spring 2015, MEDS 380 Stem Cells: Fact and Fiction, which will explore contemporary topics in stem cell biology and innovative future applications… Read More »
In an impressive display of its expanding leadership in urology, the USC Institute of Urology hosted three major scientific meetings in four months.
USC welcomed the 92nd meeting of the Clinical Society of… Read More »
Few 10-year-olds have brought 10 potential medical treatments into clinical trials. The California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) is an exceptional 10-year-old, however.
In 2004, the voters of California created CIRM to dispense $3 billion… Read More »
The USC Institute of Urology, one of the nation’s top-ranked urology programs, honored Derrick Hall, president and CEO of the Arizona Diamondbacks major league baseball franchise, with the inaugural Louis Zamperini Courage Award at its annual… Read More »
It was no tricks and all treats on Halloween at the seventh retreat for the Eli and Edythe Broad Center for Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research at USC, held at the university’s Davidson Conference Center.
Center… Read More »
The USC Eye Institute, one of the nation’s Top 10 ophthalmology departments according to U.S. News & World Report, celebrated the opening of its new clinic in Arcadia.
The state-of-the-art clinic two miles north of its previous… Read More »
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) recently awarded $4.5 million to a team of researchers led by Larissa V. Rodríguez, MD, professor of urology and obstetrics and gynecology at the Keck School of Medicine of USC,… Read More »
Going to medical school was a dream for Eric Arevalo. But he wasn’t going to realize that dream unless he got a scholarship.
“I had $100,000 in student loans when I was applying to medical school,”… Read More »