Ostrow in the News – Spring 2015
Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC
Rodent teeth could hold answers for regenerating live human teeth in a lab, revolutionizing the way dental restorations are handled in the future.
Also appeared in: Futurity.org
Anyone who’s had traditional braces has no doubt wished for a more comfortable, convenient and aesthetically pleasing alternative.
The annual competition is USC’s largest event dedicated to scientific inquiry and discovery.
USC researchers have discovered which stem cells are responsible for the growth of craniofacial bones in mice — a finding that could have a profound impact on the understanding and treatment of a birth defect that can lead to an array of physical and intellectual disabilities in humans.
Nearly 70 honorees will turn out for the 2015 Friends of Dentistry Scholarship Dinner, where Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC students meet their benefactors and celebrate more than $1 million awarded in scholarships this year.
Nearly 200 service members receive much-needed dental treatment at local Stand Down event.
Also appeared in: American Association of Endodontists (AAE Newsletter)
USC Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy
Research took center stage on the Health Sciences Campus as the USC Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy — alongside the USC Institute of Integrative Health — held its third annual Jacquelin Perry Research Day.
USC’s free wellness program educates residents about diet and exercise in areas at high risk of chronic diseases.
Also appeared in: HSC News
Researchers project words and images onto buildings in areas frequented by hard-core drug users.
USC Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
More than 200 USC students have taken advantage of an ‘amazing journey’ that led to Ghana.
Mystic Isle tracks the coordinates of players’ movements, giving therapists valuable data on progress and future sessions
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