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Nobel Laureate Stanley B. Prusiner, M.D., Director of the Institute for Neurodegenerative Diseases and Professor, Department of Neurology, at the University of California, San Francisco, delivered the annual David Packard Award Lecture, April 4, 2016. The lecture, “Question for Anti-Tau Prion Therapeutics,” was sponsored by the USU Faculty Senate. Prusiner is collaborating with scientists from USU and Daichi-Sankyo in Japan to develop an effective drug to prevent tau...

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Research Days 2016 FlierUSU will be holding its annual Research Days in May. For more information, visit:

Army Maj. Gen. Richard Thomas, M.D., D.D.S. Army Maj. Gen. Richard Thomas, M.D., D.D.S., has been appointed as the new President of Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU).

Thomas is an Army physician and dentist who most recently served as Chief Medical Officer and Director of the...



Dr. Stephen Cozza, professor of Psychiatry and associate director of the Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (right), was a guest speaker at a White House convening on "Operation...


Enlisted MarinesMarine Sgt. Steven Mowen didn’t set out to become a military physician when he joined the Armed Forces in 2013. He started as a tuba player in the Marine Corps Forces, Pacific band, and planned to follow in his parents’ footsteps to become a...


Tobacco-free Campus

tobacco free posterThe Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences will be tobacco-free by September 30, 2016. As such, we have compiled a list of helpful services to encourage and support those who wish to be (or remain) tobacco-free in 2016. Read more