Faculty Spotlight

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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Ricky Bluthenthal, PhD

New associate dean to address social justice

Ricky Bluthenthal, PhD, a professor in the Department of Preventive Medicine and member of the Institute for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research, has been appointed to the Associate Dean for Social Justice, a newly created role effective January 1, 2019.

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USC scientist honored for research into cancer-causing behaviors

Adam Leventhal, PhD, professor of preventive medicine at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, received the American Cancer Society’s Giants of Science Determination Award Oct. 18 in Beverly Hills for his novel research of the causes, consequences, treatment and prevention of tobacco use and other cancer-causing behaviors.

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