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Panama summit stokes vision of health equity in the Americas

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From the northern tip of Alaska to the southern coast of Chile, the Americas host some of the most diverse — and disparate — populations in the world. However, despite progress in medicine and economic development, health inequalities prevail, leading to avoidable premature illness and death

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Zlokovic receives nearly $25 million to study Alzheimer’s disease

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Berislav Zlokovic, MD, PhD, a pioneer of the theory that fixing the brain’s leaky blood vessels will prevent Alzheimer’s disease, has received four grants totaling up to $24.9 million over five years.

The funding allows Zlokovic, director of the Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute, to attack from different fronts

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Biotechnology Lecture Series: "R&D Insights from Lab Bench to Patient Bedside"

Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute, Herlotz Seminar Room, ZNI 112, Los Angeles
12:00 PM –
1:00 PM
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Preventive Medicine Biostatistics Seminar Series

Soto I, SSB 116, 2001 N. Soto St., Los Angeles, USC Health Sciences Campus
1:00 PM –
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Guided Imagery Showcase: The Role of Guided Imagery in Health and Healing

Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium, 1st floor conference room, Los Angeles

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“Before coming to USC, I had achieved many of my personal goals, but I still felt young and energetic with many things still to be accomplished. I chose USC because its energy and vision fits my personality and goals.”

Larissa V. Rodriguez, MD
Professor of Urology and Vice Chair of Academics, USC Institute of Urology