Managing pain — without the pills
USC Dornsife’s Joan Broderick trains nurse practitioners to teach patients how to cope with chronic pain using the power of the mind.
A study led by Valter Longo of the USC Longevity Institute indicates the diet triggers a death-and-life process for cells that appears critical for the body’s repair. Previous studies indicate that the fasting-mimicking diet may help fight cancer and reduce signs of aging.
A $15 million gift from USC Trustee David C. Bohnett will endow and name a residential college at USC Village. The college will focus on principles of social justice and community service. His gift also benefits social entrepreneurship and public policy programs.
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.