04/12-14/18 – Radical Fictions: Transformational Art in an Era of Alternative Truth

The Institute for Theatre and Social Change at the USC School of Dramatic Arts, in partnership with Roski School of Art and Design and the California African American Museum, is hosting its first annual conference at USC from April 12 – 14, 2018, on the theme Radical Fictions: Transformational Art in an Era of Alternative Truth. World-renowned scholars, … Continue reading 04/12-14/18 – Radical Fictions: Transformational Art in an Era of Alternative Truth

Sofia Gruskin named director of USC Institute for Global Health

Sofia Gruskin, J.D., MIA

Sofia Gruskin, JD, MIA, has been appointed director of the USC Institute for Global Health, Keck School of Medicine Interim Dean Laura Mosqueda, MD, announced in a memo to faculty and staff on March 19. A professor in the Department of Preventive Medicine at the Keck School with a joint appointment at the USC Gould … Continue reading Sofia Gruskin named director of USC Institute for Global Health

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Apply now for the Operation Smile Research Fellowship

Operation Smile Research Fellowship

UPDATE: The new deadline to apply is April 25, 2018 Enrolled part- or full-time USC students (Master of Public Health candidates preferred) are encouraged to apply for the Operation Smile Research Fellowship by April 25, 2018.   Part of an international collaboration between the USC Institute for Global Health, Operation Smile and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, … Continue reading DEADLINE EXTENDED: Apply now for the Operation Smile Research Fellowship

Assessing changes in HIV-related legal and policy environments: Lessons learned from a multi-country evaluation

by Laura Ferguson, Alexandra Nicholson, Ian Henry, Amitrajit Saha, Tilly Sellers and Sofia Gruskin published in PLOS One.

11/10/18 – American Public Health Association Annual Meeting

The 2018 American Public Health Association Annual Meeting & Expo will take place Nov. 10-14, 2018, in San Diego and focuses on the theme "Creating the Healthiest Nation: Health Equity Now." Abstract submission deadlines are between Feb. 19 and 23 and should pertain to the meeting's theme and current and emerging public health issues. Learn more … Continue reading 11/10/18 – American Public Health Association Annual Meeting

New course takes students to Costa Rica to learn about planetary health, equity

Instructors are leading a new course in Costa Rica this summer—May 19 to June 1. Students will visit different locations and organizations to learn about planetary health and health equity. All USC graduate students are eligible. The deadline to register is March 15, 2018. Learn more »

02/13/18 – Reproductive Justice in the Era of Backlash

The second session of the Spring 2018 semester of the USC Law & Global Health Collaboration focused on reproductive health. Professor Michele Goodwin, who holds the Chancellor’s Professorship at the University of California, Irvine (UCI) with appointments at the School of Law, School of Public Health, and Department of Gender and Sexuality Studies, discussed the … Continue reading 02/13/18 – Reproductive Justice in the Era of Backlash

02/06/18 – Info Session: International Opportunities for MPH Students

Attend this information session to learn more about Summer 2018 international opportunities for Master of Public Health students.  Tuesday, Feb. 6 | 12:00 p.m. Soto Street Building (SSB) Room 301 USC Health Sciences Campus For remote live-viewing (recording will be posted following event), please visit http://uscmphonline.adobeconnect.com/mphevent and select your sound preference: Sound option 1: Select … Continue reading 02/06/18 – Info Session: International Opportunities for MPH Students