College Girl Uses Powerful “Study Drug”

College students constantly use study fuels like coffee and energy drinks to stay productive. But a certain USC student uses a special performance enhancing drug that increases her ability to focus and expands her attention span. Reported, Edited, and Filmed by Cameron Quon Special Thanks: Amy Vandenberg Dr. Dave Baron…

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Professor Interview: Dr. Alan Watts

by Lu Tian Dr. Alan Watts, USC professor of biological science, neuroscience, physiology and biophysics, leads a research team that focuses on the interactions between the brain and glucose metabolism. Professor Watts was interested in how physiological stresses control particular neurons in the brain by using a shock condition called…

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Clinical Research

by Janie Chen Dr. Susan Enguidanos of the Gerontology department has taken multidisciplinary research to a new level. Though Dr. Enguidanos primarily does research in palliative care, she has intertwined cognitive psychology with social work. Her innovative work has been so groundbreaking that Kaiser Permanente facilities have implemented her model…

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