Biostatistics

Howard Hu, MD, MPH, ScD

Howard Hu named chair of Preventive Medicine

Howard Hu, MD, MPH, ScD, has been selected as the new chair of the Department of Preventive Medicine at the Keck School of Medicine, effective July 1.  Hu was the Founding Dean of the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto. He stepped down in 2017 after five

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Meet Richard Watanabe, PhD, Vice Chair for Education at the Department of Preventive Medicine.

Meet Richard Watanabe, PhD, Vice Chair for Education

Meet Richard Watanabe, PhD, Vice Chair for Education in the Department of Preventive Medicine and professor of biostatistics. Meet our other directors on YouTube. What is your history with USC? “I have a very long association with USC. I did all three of my degrees here – starting with my bachelor’s

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Roman Corral, MS '12

USC remembers one of our own

The Department of Preventive Medicine celebrates the life of a beloved member of the Trojan family, Roman Corral, MS ’12. Corral, who passed away over Labor Day weekend is remembered as hard-working, diligent and extremely kind-hearted by friends and colleagues. He made many contributions to the department as a staff

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USC epidemiology grad explores the data behind public health

At USC, Darryl Nousome PhD ‘17 studied how genetic and environmental factors affect our eyes. Now, he’s putting his doctorate in epidemiology to use, studying how genetic mutations affect cancer risk. Learn more about Nousome’s educational journey at USC in this commencement spotlight!  Pictured: Darryl Nousome, PhD ’17. Photo courtesy

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