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Preventive Medicine gets a new name

Preventive Medicine gets a new name

The July 1 name change to the Department of Population and Public Health Sciences reflects the department’s tremendous growth, expansion in its areas of research, and mission to improve public health for all people locally and globally.

Lourdes Baezconde-Garbanati earns AACR Distinguished Lectureship

Lourdes Baezconde-Garbanati earns AACR Distinguished Lectureship

Lourdes Baezconde-Garbanati. (USC Photo/Chris Shinn) Lourdes Baezconde-Garbanati, PhD, MPH, Associate Dean for Community Initiatives, was the recipient of the 2020 American Association for Cancer Research Distinguished Lectureship on the Science of Cancer Health...

POP: Perspectives on Public Health audio series launches

POP: Perspectives on Public Health audio series launches

The Department of Population and Public Health Sciences has launched a new audio series – POP: Perspectives on Public Health. The occasional series explores a broad spectrum of public health issues, and their real-world effects, through interviews, discussions and...

Announcing the new MADRES Center Pilot Projects Program

Announcing the new MADRES Center Pilot Projects Program

The NIH-funded Maternal And Developmental Risks from Environmental and Social Stressors Center of Excellence on Environmental Health Disparities Research (MADRES, madres.usc.edu), based at the Department of Population and Public Health Sciences, is pleased to announce...

Cancer Surveillance Program welcomes new director, Lihua Liu

Cancer Surveillance Program welcomes new director, Lihua Liu

Lihua Liu, an associate professor of clinical preventive medicine, has been named the director and principal investigator of USC’s Cancer Surveillance Program (CSP). Established by faculty members in USC’s Department of Population and Public Health Sciences in...