USC global health faculty are are tackling the world’s biggest health challenges through dedicated research collaborations. Fostering education and multi-disciplinary innovation, these groups are pioneering approaches and solutions to progress health worldwide.
The University of Southern California’s Law & Global Health Collaboration advances scholarship and provides training at the intersection of law and global health.
Sofia Gruskin, J.D., MIA
Professor, Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine of USC; Gould School of Law
Alexander Capron, LLB, M, MA
University Professor, Vice Dean for Faculty and Academic Affairs, Scott H. Bice Chair in Healthcare Law, Policy and Ethics, Gould School of Law
Professor of Medicine and Law, Keck School of Medicine of USC
Charles Kaplan, Ph.D.
Associate Dean of Research, Hamovitch Center For Science In Human Services, Dept. of Adult Mental Health and Wellness
Former USC President Steven B. Sample founded APRU in 1997 in order to capitalize on the emerging power and prominence of the Pacific Rim. It now comprises 42 premier Pacific Rim research universities located in 15 countries and fosters international collaboration among faculty, students and university leaders.
Heather Wipfli, Ph.D.
Associate Professor Of Clinical Preventive Medicine, Department of Preventive Medicine
Mellissa Withers, Ph.D., MHS
Associate Professor of Clinical Preventive Medicine
The Immigrant Health Initiative (iHi) is spearheaded by a group of faculty members and center leaders from eight USC schools to find new solutions to reduce the persistent health disparities and improve health outcomes in the U.S.
Lourdes Baezconde-Garbanati, PhD, MPH
Professor in Preventive Medicine
Lihua Liu, PhD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Preventive Medicine
Heather Wipfli, PhD
Assistant Professor of Preventive Medicine