The co-director of the USC Roski Eye Institute and director of the USC Institute for Biomedical Therapeutics receives the National Medal of Technology and Innovation. Humayun was chosen for his lifelong dedication to bridging medical science and engineering to restore sight.
The election of the University Professor and USC Davis School of Gerontology AARP Professor of Gerontology recognizes her scientific impact and leadership. Membership in the academy is one of the highest possible honors for scientists in the United States.
The LA-area native has focused on enhancing the basic sciences and building cross-disciplinary connections at Columbia, where she is dean of science. Miller will be the first female dean of the Dornsife College, the largest, oldest and most academically diverse of USC’s schools.