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Research

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Institute for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research

IPR advances interdisciplinary research and education to improve the health and well-being of individuals and whole communities at the local and global levels.

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Innovation

Organic light emitting diodes

The lab of USC Dornsife's Mark Thompson designed and patented organic light-emitting diode (OLED) display colors then licensed them to the Universal Display Corp., which developed them further and licensed them to Samsung for their Galaxy line of phones.

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Announcements

Changes in IRB Procedures

Procedures in place aimed at a more efficient IRB review process: faster review, prioritizing time sensitive funding, simplified exempt review and reduced burden to provide financial information. Read full MEMO here.

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