News and Events
August 20, 2014
This year as part of orientation week running from Monday, Aug. 25 to Friday, Aug. 29, new students at Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) will kick off the academic year by making new body parts, including a brain cap, craniofacial implants, kidney vasculature, a hip joint, a trachea splint, and assorted bones.
August 14, 2014
John J. Castellani, president and CEO of the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) will be the featured speaker at KGI's annual Convocation on Friday, September 5.
August 13, 2014
As part of its commitment to global and community health, KGI will focus on tuberculosis (TB) for its 4th Annual Research Symposium slated for Sept. 26-27, 2014.
June 23, 2014
KGI adjunct professor Vince Anicetti has recently been appointed as senior vice president, global quality at Coherus BioSciences.
June 13, 2014
Students in KGI's postbac premedical certificate (PPC) program recently joined premed students from Johns Hopkins University and UC Berkley on a volunteer trip aimed at improving healthcare in rural Honduras.
May 16, 2014
Congratulations to all the 2014 Student Awards Winners! (Faculty and Staff, too)
May 13, 2014
Twenty-three Team Master's Project teams made presentations this year; covering everything from HIV stem cell therapies to the clinical landscape of Huntington's disease.
May 2, 2014
Team Insituomics, sponsored by Caltech, was able to beat out steep competition on April 30 to win the 2014 KGI Business Plan Competition. Meanwhile, the second place team, Mucotherapeutics, which was sponsored by UC Merced, also impressed the judging panel.
May 2, 2014
KGI student Courtney Hanlon was one of only three students in the country awarded a 2014 Donald A. King Summer Research Fellowship
April 25, 2014
The KGI students who make up the SoCal Parental Drug Association (PDA) student chapter spent the past academic year putting together a Nexus Journal on the theme of "Process Validation: A Lifecycle Approach" in collaboration with the PDA SoCal chapter.