Do you know who our 2019 MD commencement speaker is? (Hint: This celebrity/philanthropist owns more than 1,000 cookbooks.)
USC President C. L. Max Nikias was honored April 14 with the Humanitarian Award of the Society for Brain Mapping and Therapeutics. The award is presented to physicians and scientists who have made significant contributions to survival and quality of life of patients across the globe.
Laura Mosqueda is the keynote speaker during the 2nd Annual Older Adult Summit, held April 5 in Pasadena. (Photo/Ricardo Carrasco III) In the battle to change [...]
Researchers test stem cell–based retinal implant for common cause of vision loss with encouraging results
Physicians and researchers at the USC Roski Eye Institute have collaborated with other California institutions to show that a first-in-kind stem cell–based retinal implant is feasible for use in people with advanced dry age-related macular degeneration.
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles is participating in the first-ever clinical trial using stem cells from umbilical cord blood to delay or even prevent heart failure in children born with a rare congenital heart defect that leaves them with half a heart.
(Illustration by Terryl Whitlatch) As part of the USC Paleosciences Research Seminar Series, illustrator Terryl Whitlatch took the stage in Zumberge Hall October 17 to shed [...]
The USC Voice Center fosters unique relationships between laryngologists and vocalists, helping singers maintain their livelihoods by protecting their vulnerable vocal chords. Read more »