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Ellison Institute launches Global Fellows Program: Welcomes Author, Journalist, and Cancer Research Advocate Clifton Leaf as First Fellow

LOS ANGELES – November 12, 2021 – The Lawrence J. Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine (Ellison Institute) is launching a Global Fellows program, aligning with well-rounded thought leaders who provide strategic insight. Global Fellows will foster new partnerships, facilitate think tanks, and strategize for future initiatives and goals for the Ellison Institute. The Ellison Institute’s first […]

Ellison Institute’s Dr. Kian Kani Receives University of Chicago Outstanding Educator Award

LOS ANGELES- October 25th, 2021- Dr. Kian Kani, an educator at the Lawrence J. Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine and the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, California received the University of Chicago Outstanding Educator Award. An Outstanding Educator shapes young minds in meaningful ways—thoughtfully approaching instruction, sharing […]

Lawrence J. Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine Opens its Doors to the Public

LOS ANGELES – September 29, 2021- Visionaries and revolutionaries in medicine, philanthropy, tech, education, art, and entertainment gathered for the official opening of the Lawrence J. Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine on September 28 in West LA. The Institute is the first of its kind, bringing together cancer and wellness clinics, multidisciplinary research laboratories, a […]

Tony Blair Institute for Global Change and Lawrence J. Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine Launch the Global Health Security Consortium

LOS ANGELES-May 17, 2021-May 17 marks the official launch of the Global Health Security Consortium, a partnership between the Tony Blair Institute for Global Change, the Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine and a team of scientists at the University of Oxford, and publishing its first paper ‘Tech Solutions for Global Genomic Sequencing and Surveillance.’ Drawing […]

Lawrence J. Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine of USC Launches Policy Department

Gabriel Seidman Joins as Director of Policy LOS ANGELES–May 5, 2021–The Lawrence J. Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine of USC (“Ellison Institute”) is pleased to announce today the formation of a Policy Department and the hire of Gabriel Seidman, DrPH, as Director of Policy. The department will create actionable recommendations for governmental and nongovernmental organizations […]

Lawrence J. Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine of USC Explores Breakthrough Tissue “Fingerprints” Concept For Cancer Diagnostics Using Oracle Cloud Technology

The Lawrence J. Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine of USC (“Ellison Institute”) and Oracle reveal a promising two-step technique to train a high-confidence predictive algorithm for enhanced cancer diagnostics. The study uses novel tissue “fingerprints”—discriminating microscopic hematoxylin and eosin (H&E) histologic features—of tumors paired with correct diagnoses to facilitate deep learning in the classification of breast cancer […]

USC-Olympus Partnership in Multiscale Bioimaging Furthers Precision Medicine

Olympus has long been committed to promoting awareness of cancer screening, prevention and testing. In this spirit, the company recently forged a partnership with the Lawrence J. Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine at the University of Southern California (USC). To capture the importance of this initiative, and in anticipation of the grand opening of the Ellison Institute’s new […]

USC researchers use decades-old antidepressant to combat prostate cancer

Cover image: illustration of prostate cancer cells (iStock by Getty Images) Researchers at the Lawrence J. Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine of USC and the USC School of Pharmacy have conducted the first published clinical trial showing that a decades-old antidepressant may have the potential to fend off prostate cancer recurrence. The clinical trial, led […]

USC’s Ellison Institute Leverages State-of-the-Art Wireless Networks to Build Next-Generation ‘Smart’ Facility That Enhances Connections Between Researchers and Patients

In Collaboration with AT&T, New Building is Engineered to Help Transform Cancer Research and Patient Care with Technology and the Power of Connectivity LOS ANGELES, January 6, 2020 – The Lawrence J. Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine of USC (“Ellison Institute”) will open a new “smart” facility that incorporates advanced wireless technologies that will be used to […]

The Ellison Institute of USC Welcomes Dr. Anna Barker as Chief Strategy Officer

LOS ANGELES, December 3, 2019 – The Lawrence J. Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine of USC (“Ellison Institute”) is pleased to announce today the appointment of Anna Barker, Ph.D., as its chief strategy officer, effective immediately. With her extensive transdisciplinary training and research leadership and management experience, Barker will extend her track record of bringing […]
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