Clinical Trials Directory
March 4, 2015 — Keck Medicine has launched a new directory to help patients and doctors find clinical trials at USC.
USC Hosts Biotech Summit
February 11, 2015 — USC is hosting the Los Angeles Biotech Summit on February 26, envisioning biotech development and jobs near Health Sciences Campus. More Information.
SOCRA RESEARCH COORDINATOR PREP-COURSE & CERTIFICATION
August 8, 2014 — 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.
NEW Web Portal for Inventions
New Super Resolution Microscope System
August 26, 2013 — USC is installing a new DeltaVision OMX super resolution microscope in its Center for Electron Microscopy and Microanalysis (CEMMA) in September, providing 3D structured illumination. This acquisition is supported by the provost's core instrumentation fund along with the Dornsife College and Viterbi School.
Clinical Trials Office Director
June 14, 2013 — Soheil Jadali has been appointed as Director for USC’s Clinical Trials Office, effective June 24. Reporting to Jeri Muniz, Executive Director of the Department of Contracts and Grants, Soheil the will work with USC’s clinical investigators to expand innovative clinical care at USC by expediting clinical trials for novel and promising therapies.
May 29, 2013 — Research Deans, I am happy to announce the upcoming acquisition of an important new piece of shared research equipment from General Electric, with support from the Dornsife College, Viterbi School of Engineering and the Provost Core Instrumentation Fund- OMX Microscope. This acquisition fulfills one of the critical priorities in USC’s Plan for Science and Technology Facilities.
Kuali Coeus (KC) Post Award Now Available
May 16, 2013 — KC Post Award went live on April 22, 2013. All award activity – setting up new awards, establishing no cost extensions, closing out awards – now happens in KC. All budget activity – detailed budgets for new awards, satellites, and budget reallocations – now happens in SPA. Forms for detailed budgets, satellites and reallocations, can be found on the SPA Website 'Forms' Page.
USC Sympoisum on Digital Media
December 10, 2012 — USC Symposium on Digital Media Research, Education and Innovation is being held today (December 7) in Santa Monica. Discussion from the event, which is focused on building leadership in digital media at USC, is documented on “Backchannel”.
New Biorepository Policy in Effect
August 28, 2012 — USC has a new policy on biorepositories for human specimens, supporting the expansion of shared repositories of research specimens, engaging patients in prospective research, and ensuring their consent.