By Ginny DeFrank Graduates of the Master of Science in Global Medicine program celebrated their extraordinary educational experiences with twice the fanfare of a typical USC Commencement; both virtual and in-person ceremonies recognized their academic achievements in spite of the unprecedented challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic. A reminder of
The USC Institute on Inequalities in Global Health, in collaboration with the USC Presidential Working Group on Sustainability, is hosting a lecture Sept. 21 titled “Addressing the Dual Challenges of Climate Change and COVID-19.” The featured speaker is David Nabarro, a World Health Organization Special Envoy on COVID-19 and co-director of the Institute of
On Thursday at 1 p.m., join Adam Leventhal, PhD, Director of the USC Institute for Addiction Science, and Rosalie Liccardo Pacula, PhD, Senior Fellow at the USC Schaeffer Center, for a discussion, “The Intersection of Two Pandemics: COVID-19 and Addiction.” Their guest will be the 16th Assistant Secretary for Health,
The USC community will gather online Friday morning for an intercampus commemoration of Juneteenth, a day of reflection and celebration of Black heritage. It will include student tributes, artistic performances and more. The event begins at 11 a.m. and can be accessed via Zoom (meeting ID 950 9028 8480, or join by
The Department of Population and Public Health Sciences at Keck School of Medicine of USC celebrated the class of 2020 with a virtual graduation party in lieu of the annual in-person event that is the tradition of the department. The online event featured congratulatory remarks from Dr. Thomas Valente, Interim
Join us for a free, public symposium about firearm violence prevention April 25.
Global dignitaries, activists and leaders spoke at USC’s University Park Campus as part of a public symposium, followed by a youth summit at City Hall, on Human Rights Day, Dec. 10.