Los Angeles Magazine has named Roberta Diaz Brinton its Woman of the Year for her revelatory research to combat Alzheimer’s disease.
Brinton, holder of the R. Pete Vanderveen Chair in Therapeutic Discovery and Development at the USC School of Pharmacy, has developed two compounds currently in clinical trials that have… Read More »
As part of the program’s orientation week, the Physician Assistant Program Class of 2017 joined forces with program faculty and staff to put a dent in hunger in the Los Angeles Region on Aug. 18 by… Read More »
The USC School of Pharmacy celebrated its annual ceremony on August 21, inaugurating 199 Doctor of Pharmacy students into the profession.
The students in the new PhD program in Development, Stem Cells, and Regenerative Medicine recently presented some ideas that would give Dr. Frankenstein a run for his money.
For the summer course DSR 542 Principles of Developmental… Read More »
Selim Zilkha and Mary Hayley, philanthropists and Keck School of Medicine of USC benefactors, received the Alzheimer’s Association Jerome H. Stone Philanthropy Award for Alzheimer’s Research on July 12 at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference held… Read More »
The Keck School of Medicine Dean’s Distinguished Lecturer Series will feature Christopher P. Austin, MD, director of the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences.
Austin will speak at 4 p.m. on Oct. 9, in Aresty Auditorium on… Read More »
USC Stem Cell is seeking applicants for the Eli and Edythe Broad Innovation Award — a research grant of $120,000 for an innovative, multi-investigator proposal related to stem cells.
Applications focusing on cutting-edge technical advances, bioengineering, imaging,… Read More »
Twenty-three local high school students spent their summer vacations in a very unusual place: the Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center for Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research at USC.
This August, these students celebrated their graduations… Read More »
As chairman and chief executive officer of Amgen, Robert A. Bradway is keenly aware of how tough and how expensive it is to bring new drugs to market.
He also knows pharmaceutical companies must strike a delicate… Read More »
High school students play key roles as members of the USC program Science, Technology and Research, better known as STAR. STAR is a partnership between USC and the Francisco Bravo Medical Magnet High School — located… Read More »
Keck Hospital of USC Sleep Disorders Center in Los Angeles recently received program accreditation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM).
“The American Academy of Sleep Medicine congratulates Keck Hospital of USC Sleep Disorders Center on… Read More »
Three scientists whose research on T cells paved the way for innovative new immunotherapies for cancer patients, Steven Rosenberg, Zelig Eshhar, and James Allison, are the winners of this year’s Meira and Shaul G. Massry Prize.
The… Read More »