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Saban Research Institute at Children’s Hospital

One of the top five independent pediatric research institutes in the country, the Saban Institute conducts biomedical research involving the molecular and clinical understanding of childhood development.

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Innovation

CIMT ultrasound

Predicting Heart Disease

Scientists at USC's Atherosclerosis Research Unit co-developed an ultrasound method for measureing carotid intima-media thickness (CIMT), to detect the buildup of fats in and on artery walls as an early predictor of heart disease.

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Announcements

SOCRA RESEARCH COORDINATOR PREP-COURSE & CERTIFICATION

The Office of Research is sponsoring a Clinical Research Coordinator Certification prep-course and exam, given by the Society for Clinical Research (SOCRA), on Feb 5 and 6, 2015. More information HERE.

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