Centers and Institutes
Cancer Surveillance Program
CaRE2 Health Equity Center
Center for Applied Network Analysis
OverviewThe Center for Applied Network Analysis (CANA) hosts a twice monthly, two-hour, lab meeting in which students, post-docs, and faculty present work in progress. Currently there are 30 active members of CANA from six different schools across USC. Meetings cover...
Center for Genetic Epidemiology
Center for Health Equity in the Americas (CenHealth)
Center for Population Health
Center for Statistical Genomics
OverviewThe genetic epidemiology and clinical course of cancer is increasingly being challenged by big data and high complexity. We aim to develop novel statistical methods to address some of the major problems facing cancer genetic epidemiologists in the “omic” era...
Center for Translational Research on Environmental Health
Center for Young Adult Cancer Survivorship Research
COVID-19 Pandemic Research Center (CPRC)
Promoting translational research using multi-disciplinary approaches to understand and mitigate the impact of COVID-19 on the health of populations, especially the diverse populations of Los Angeles, California and beyond, especially those experiencing health inequities.
Environmental Influences on Child Health Outcomes (ECHO)
Gene Ontology Consortium
Maternal And Developmental Risks from Environmental and Social Stressors (MADRES) Center for Environmental Health Disparities
Southern California Center for Children’s Environmental Health Translational Research
Reducing the burden of childhood air pollution-related diseases by building an innovative framework for multidirectional engagement in which communities, government and civil society use science to develop solutions, with a focus on environmental justice communities.
Southern California Center for Latino Chronic Health Disparities
Southern California Environmental Health Sciences Center
Developing the scientific knowledge base, investigator teams, and community engagement needed to reduce the burden of diseases and disability from environmental impacts.
Southern California Evidence Review Center
Tobacco Center of Regulatory Science (TCORS)
Research to Inform Tobacco Policy RegulationThe University of Southern California's Tobacco Center of Regulatory Science (USC TCORS) for Vulnerable Populations is one of nine Tobacco Centers of Regulatory Science in the U.S. We were created to serve in the production...
Labs & Research Groups
Biobehavioral Research in Mind-Body Medicine Laboratory
Childhood Research Laboratory
Drug Use and Behavior Lab
Epidemiology of Substance Use (EOS) Research Group
Global Research, Implementation, and Training Lab (GRIT LAB)
Health, Emotion and Addiction Laboratory (HEAL)
Herting Neuroimaging Lab
OverviewOur laboratory uses advance neuroimaging techniques to investigate how the brain develops during childhood and adolescence. Our research focuses on both internal and external risk factors, like hormones, air pollution, and physical activity on brain outcomes...
Initiative for California American Indian Health Research and Evaluation (I-CAIHRE)
MissionThe mission of the Initiative for California American Indian Health Research and Evaluation (I-CAIHRE) is to improve the lives of individuals in California's American Indian and Alaska Native (AIAN) communities by conducting high-quality research that is...