What We Do: Improve patient outcomes through science that describes the spatial and temporal evolution of the disease in each patient. Leverage single cell genomics and single cell proteomics (aka ‘no cell left behind’). Connect clinical and research data through mathematical models.
Jorge Nieva, MD / Kuhn lab kickoff ATOM-HP
Jeremy Mason (Postdoc) published in npj Breast Cancer
Drs. Kuhn and Hicks Featured in the Huffington Post
Kuhn Lab Students Awarded Provost's Research Fellowships
The Analytical Tools to Objectively Measure Human Performance (ATOM-HP) program is a two year pilot project between the National Cancer Institute’s Center for Strategic Initiatives and the... Read More
Congratulations to Dr. Jerry Lee on his new appointment to the White House Cancer Moonshot Task Force.
The Moonshot initiative, announced earlier this year by US President Barack Obama, aims to accelerate cancer research, patient treatment and care. Headed up by Vice President Joe Biden, the Task Force will focus on making the most of federal investments, cancer research and patient engagement initiatives. Dr. Lee will serve as Deputy Director for Cancer Research and Technologies.
Congratulations to our students Joseph Bae and Serena Zheng, recipients of the Summer 2016 Rose Hills Science and Engineering Fellowship! This fellowship will support their full-time research in science at the Kuhn-Hicks Laboratory.
Greg Simon was named executive director of the White House Moonshot Cancer Initiative. “With his amazing breadth of experience, both in the public and private sector, he will bring an invaluable knowledge of the health care landscape to the task force,” Vice President Joseph R. Biden said.
The White House Cancer Moonshot Task Force will focus on making the most of federal investments, targeted incentives, private sector efforts from industry and philanthropy, patient engagement initiatives, and other mechanisms to support cancer research and enable progress in treatment and care.
Congratulations to our Sophie Wix for being the Frontline Scholar!
Frontline scholars stand at the forefront of discovery and progress, harnessing and directing their collective power across a spectrum of disciplines. These exceptional USC Dornsife faculty, students and alumni are advancing human health, preserving and improving our environment and strengthening our communities.