Working to save lives through prevention and policy, eastern African researchers trained with expert environmental health scientists at USC to lay the groundwork for air pollution and health research in their countries. Lead investigators from Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda are collaborating with USC and Ethiopia’s Addis Ababa University to establish the Eastern Africa Global … Continue reading USC training launches a new era of air pollution health research in eastern Africa
Success as an academic researcher or as a health practitioner has never been easy. There is little doubt that it has gotten harder and that the trend will continue. As a global company deeply engaged with academic research, medical training and practice (from STEM education to Early Career Researchers to Scholarly Communications and Information Sharing, … Continue reading 06/23/16 – Future of Academic Research and the Future of Health Practice: What will it take to be Successful in the Information Age: from Funding to Research to Modern Scholarly Communications?
Nearly two dozen doctors from around the world visited the Keck School of Medicine of USC recently to enhance their medical skills and learn new surgical techniques. The group of physicians was part of a larger contingent of Operation Smile-credentialed surgical volunteers, which brought more than 100 international doctors to four U.S. universities. USC’s 21 … Continue reading USC leads international plastic surgery simulation training for Operation Smile
How will the Zika virus impact Greater Los Angeles? Attend this science-based public awareness symposium to learn the facts about the latest research and prevention strategies to fight Zika.
The Summer Institute on Migration and Global Health is an international event that offers researchers, faculty, graduate students and professionals working with migrant communities around the worl, a unique opportunity to learn about different health issues that affect mobile populations. The organization of the 11th Summer Institute on Migration and Global Health is a joint … Continue reading 06/14/16 – 11th Summer Institute on Migration and Global Health