Developing a Convergent Mind in the Conduct of Research

August 9, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
The Saban Research Building Auditorium
4661 Sunset Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90027

Workshop Synopsis:

This workshop will present how “Convergent Science” could revolutionize our approach to research and how as faculty and trainees, we could take advantage of opportunities at USC to develop a “Convergent Mind”.


The objective of this workshop is to make participants aware of the convergence revolution that is taking place in biomedical research.

Target Audience:

All faculty members, clinicians, and postdoctoral trainees involved in biomedical research (basic, translational, and clinical).

Moderated By:

Yves DeClerck, MD
Attending Physician; Hematology, Oncology and Blood and Marrow Transplantation
Investigator, Hematology-Oncology
Professor of Pediatrics, Keck School of Medicine of USC

Peter Kuhn, MD
Professor of Biological Sciences, Medicine, Biomedical Engineering, and Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering
Associate Director of The Bridge University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine

Steve Kay, PhD
Provost Professor of Neurology, Biomedical Engineering and Biological Sciences
Director of Convergent Science University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine

Supported By:

The USC Center for Excellence in Research & CHLA Office of Academic Affairs

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Lunch will be provided

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