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METRANS Transportation Center

METRANS' mission is to solve transportation problems of large metropolitan regions through interdisciplinary research, education and outreach.

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Improving prosthetics, accelerating physical rehabilitation

USC researchers are helping the injured by developing sensors that detect a desire to move and then electrically stimulate the muscles into action.

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Announcing USC’s Center for Health Systems Innovation

The Center for Health Systems Innovation (CHSI), a new university-level Organized Research Unit, will be led by Dr. Carol Peden. CHSI will serve as a bridge between Keck Medicine of USC & faculty & students interested in research & education aimed at improving the quality & efficiency of health care delivery. More information here.

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