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of expert researchers specializing in stem cells and regenerative medicine.

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for interdisciplinary, international collaboration on this critical topic.

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to make USC a leader in the next generation of biological sciences.


Carolyn C. Meltzer named dean of Keck School of Medicine of USC

USC leaders have named radiologist and nuclear medicine doctor Carolyn C. Meltzer as dean of the Keck School of Medicine of USC.

Currently the William P. Timmie Professor and chair of the Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences at Emory University in Atlanta, Meltzer will assume her new role at USC effective March 1. Her appointment comes after an extensive search involving more than 130 prospective candidates and sources from top academic medical centers, guided by an advisory committee of USC physicians and other health professionals, scientists and students.

“Carolyn Meltzer is a principled leader, innovative researcher and …



Students from USC’s Master of Science in Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine

Students share their experiences in USC’s Master of Science in Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine degree program. The one-year program with an optional second research year offers courses in cutting-edge biomedical science, including developmental biology, human embryology, regenerative medicine and the translational and therapeutic aspects of stem cell technology.

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