Physician Assistant Program helps feed the hungry

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 volunteering at the Los Angeles Food bank.

August 29th, 2014|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

USC School of Pharmacy holds white coat ceremony for Class of 2018

The USC School of Pharmacy celebrated its annual ceremony on August 21, inaugurating 199 Doctor of Pharmacy students into the profession.

August 29th, 2014|Announcements|

USC stem cell PhD students present their blueprints for rebuilding the body

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 and Stem Cell Biology, eight teams of students presented elevator pitches and scientific posters outlining strategies for rebuilding ... Read More »

August 28th, 2014|Announcements|

Zilkha and Hayley receive Alzheimer’s Association Stone Philanthropy Award

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 in Copenhagen, Denmark. Berislav V. Zlokovic, MD, director of the USC Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute,  accepted the award on behalf ... Read More »

August 27th, 2014|Announcements|

Applicants sought for Eli and Edythe Broad Innovation Award

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, and molecular, genetic and cellular approaches are eligible, provided that the research has clear value to the broad ... Read More »

August 27th, 2014|Announcements|