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12th Annual Rare Disease Day Raises Awareness for Therapies

Photo Album Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) hosted its 12th Annual Rare Disease Day on Friday, March 1 with presentations from industry leaders, a poster session from KGI students, and a special film screening followed by a question-and-answer session. The event served as an opportunity for students, faculty, and guests to collaborate, discuss, and raise awareness […]

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Healthcare Report Findings Support KGI’s Vision for School of Medicine

The findings of the California Future Health Workforce Commission make it clear: The medical school that Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) plans to establish is sorely needed. In its final report released in February, the commission made up of 24 leaders representing private and public hospital systems, nonprofit healthcare organizations, policymakers, and educators described California’s urgent […]

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KGI Signs Articulation Agreement with Arizona State University and Whittier College

Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) has expanded its list of articulation agreements to 25 institutions, helping prospective students to make a seamless transition into the master’s programs within the Henry E. Riggs School of Applied Life Sciences. The most recent additions to the list are Arizona State University (which is signed on behalf of the ASU […]

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KGI Earns CASE Gold Award of Excellence in West Region

Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) has been honored with the CASE District VII Gold Award of Excellence for “Innovators Start Here” in the branding program category and a Bronze Award of Excellence for KGI’s Brand Guidelines in the category of visual identity system. The Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) District VII annually […]

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Help Change the World: Donate to the #GiveTueInnovators Campaign

  Giving Tuesday, this year on November 27, is a global giving movement built by individuals, families, organizations, businesses, and communities in all 50 states and in many countries around the world. This year, Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) is participating in this international movement, and asks one important question: Will you Give Tue? By donating, […]

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Robert Curry and James Widergren

James F. Widergren to Guide KGI’s Continued Growth as New Board Chair

When Robert E. Curry joined the Board of Trustees, Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) had just one academic program and barely 50 students. He makes way 14 years later for a new board chair who will guide a very different school, one with more than a dozen programs and 600 students. And KGI continues to grow. […]

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Hearst Foundations Grant Supports KGI School of Medicine

The Hearst Foundations have awarded a grant of $250,000 to Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) in support of crucial steps in the current phase of the KGI School of Medicine planning and development. “We are thrilled to have the endorsement of one of the state’s most respected members of the philanthropic community,” KGI President Sheldon Schuster […]

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Research Leads to Implications for Pathogenesis of Cerebral Microbleeds

Led by Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) faculty members and a former KGI research associate, the results of a new study published in Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience may have implications for the pathogenesis of cerebral microbleeds. The study’s first author is Rudy Chang, who worked as a research associate in KGI School of Pharmacy and Health […]

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Innovators Start Here: KGI Unveils New Brand

  Unveiling a new brand and logo this week, Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) is celebrating its innovation and collaboration that lead to career pathways within healthcare and the applied life sciences. The tagline “Innovators Start Here” embodies the entrepreneurial spirit of its students, faculty, and staff, while also honoring KGI’s forward-thinking alumni around the world. […]

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Follow the Brand Launch and Orientation Activities on Social Media

Friday, August 24 Making history as the first KGI cohort in genetic counseling. A big welcome to the first cohort in the MS in Human Genetics and Genetic Counseling program!! https://t.co/G25KXfX6nJ — Keck Graduate Inst (@KeckGrad) August 24, 2018 Thursday, August 23 At the end of another busy orientation day, the new students enjoy a […]

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