USC Ginsburg Institute to host symposium on biomedical engineering in ophthalmology

The USC Dr. Allen and Charlotte Ginsburg Institute for Biomedical Therapeutics recently received support from the National Eye Institute to host a first-of-its-kind symposium on the use of implantable and wearable devices in ophthalmology. The symposium, called “Abiotic-Biotic Interfaces for Read More »

October 23rd, 2020|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

USC leads massive new artificial intelligence study of Alzheimer’s

A massive problem like Alzheimer’s disease (AD) — which affects nearly 50 million people worldwide — requires bold solutions. New funding expected to total $17.8 million, awarded to the Keck School of Medicine of USC’s Mark Read More »

October 22nd, 2020|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Clinical trial looks at deep brain stimulation for mild Alzheimer’s

An estimated 5.5 million people in the United States live with Alzheimer’s disease, which is the most common form of dementia.

Keck Medicine of USC is enrolling individuals in an international Phase 3 clinical trial to examine Read More »

October 21st, 2020|Announcements, Clinical Studies, Keck Net Intranet|

Faculty named University, Distinguished Professors in 2020

USC faculty members Estela Mara Bensimon, EdD, Yang Chai, DDS, PhD, Steve Kay, PhD, and Shrikanth Narayanan, PhD, have been named University Professors, and Susan Forsburg, PhD, Sherman Jackson, PhD, Behrokh Khoshnevis, PhD, Mahta Moghaddam, PhD, Read More »

October 21st, 2020|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Health Sciences Campus to serve as a voting center in the general election

The Health Sciences Campus is playing a special role in the 2020 general election as a vote center for the surrounding community.

The five-day vote center will be located on the first floor of the Soto 1 building at 2001 N. Read More »

October 21st, 2020|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|