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USC Michelson Center for Convergent Bioscience

Gary K. Michelson; USC Michelson Center Groundbreaking Keynote Video [2014-10-23; MMRF]

USC Michelson: Groundbreaking Keynote Video

Speakers: USC President C. L. Max Nikias; philanthropist, retired orthopaedic spinal surgeon Dr. Gary K. Michelson and his wife Alya Michelson, Provost Professor of Biological Sciences and Chemistry Raymond C. Stevens; CEO of Karlin Asset Management David Cohen.

Gary K. Michelson; USC Michelson Center Groundbreaking Ceremony [2014-10-23; MMRF]

USC Michelson: Groundbreaking Overview

At the USC Michelson Center for Convergent Bioscience groundbreaking ceremony, retired orthopaedic spinal surgeon and inventor Gary K. Michelson declares his support for USC’s efforts to boost biomedical research in the Los Angeles basin.

Gary K. Michelson; USC Michelson Center: Research for Humanity’s Sake [2014-10-23; MMRF]

USC Michelson: Research for Humanity’s Sake

Gary K. Michelson – who donated $50 million dollars to fund the project – has emphasised that work conducted in the USC Michelson Center for Convergent Bioscience will be “goal oriented” and will yield “results manifested in the real world.”

Michelson Medical Research Foundation | DNA

Who We Are; Gary Michelson Medical Research Foundation

Who We Are

A key player in advancing convergent medical research since its inception in 1995, the Gary Michelson Medical Research Foundation supports forward thinking initiatives in medical science by leveraging the collaboration of engineers, scientists, and physicians to solve real world problems; rapidly moving medical advancements into our society.

What We Do; Gary Michelson Medical Research Foundation

What We Do

With over $100 million donated to forward thinking medical research from developing innovative spine injury / disorder treatments to new vaccine development aimed at eradicating infectious diseases, the Gary Michelson Medical Research Foundation brings together experts across disciplines to allow for innovative and collaborative research.

Dr. Gary K. Michelson; Gary Michelson Medical Research Foundation

Dr. Gary K. Michelson

Dr. Gary K. Michelson is the sole inventor of the most widely used innovations in use in spinal surgery today – affecting the lives of millions of patients. Those advancements have made spinal surgery safer, faster, more effective and less expensive. Through his foundations, Dr. Gary K. Michelson has donated over 100 million dollars for cutting edge medical research.

Michelson Medical Research Foundation | Beneficiaries

Paralyzed Veterans of America
Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine
Sabin Vaccine Institute
University of Southern California
Wharton uPenn

Michelson Medical Research Foundation | Initiatives

Michelson Post-Injury Glial Scarring Initiative [PVA]Ethical Medical Research Initiative [PCRM]Michelson Fund for NTDs Global Awareness [Sabin]Michelson Neglected Disease Vaccine Initiative [Sabin]Michelson Center for Convergent Bioscience [USC]University Research & Entrepreneurship [Wharton]

Michelson Medical Research Foundation | Partner Foundations & Programs

USC Michelson Center for Convergent Bioscience


Gary K. Michelson; USC Michelson Center Groundbreaking Keynote Video [2014-10-23; MMRF]

USC Michelson: Groundbreaking Keynote Video

Speakers: USC President C. L. Max Nikias; philanthropist, retired orthopaedic spinal surgeon Dr. Gary K. Michelson and his wife Alya Michelson, Provost Professor of Biological Sciences and Chemistry Raymond C. Stevens; CEO of Karlin Asset Management David Cohen.


Gary K. Michelson; USC Michelson Center Groundbreaking Ceremony [2014-10-23; MMRF]

USC Michelson: Groundbreaking Overview

At the USC Michelson Center for Convergent Bioscience groundbreaking ceremony, retired orthopaedic spinal surgeon and inventor Gary K. Michelson declares his support for USC’s efforts to boost biomedical research in the Los Angeles basin.


Gary K. Michelson; USC Michelson Center: Research for Humanity’s Sake [2014-10-23; MMRF]

USC Michelson: Research for Humanity’s Sake

Gary K. Michelson – who donated $50 million dollars to fund the project – has emphasised that work conducted in the USC Michelson Center for Convergent Bioscience will be “goal oriented” and will yield “results manifested in the real world.”

Michelson Medical Research Foundation | DNA

Who We Are; Gary Michelson Medical Research Foundation

Who We Are

A key player in advancing convergent medical research since its inception in 1995, the Gary Michelson Medical Research Foundation supports forward thinking initiatives in medical science by leveraging the collaboration of engineers, scientists, and physicians to solve real world problems; rapidly moving medical advancements into our society.

What We Do; Gary Michelson Medical Research Foundation

What We Do

With over $100 million donated to forward thinking medical research from developing innovative spine injury / disorder treatments to new vaccine development aimed at eradicating infectious diseases, the Gary Michelson Medical Research Foundation brings together experts across disciplines to allow for innovative and collaborative research.

Dr. Gary K. Michelson; Gary Michelson Medical Research Foundation

Dr. Gary K. Michelson

Dr. Gary K. Michelson is the sole inventor of the most widely used innovations in use in spinal surgery today – affecting the lives of millions of patients. Those advancements have made spinal surgery safer, faster, more effective and less expensive. Through his foundations, Dr. Gary K. Michelson has donated over 100 million dollars for cutting edge medical research.

Michelson Medical Research Foundation | Initiatives


Michelson Medical Research Foundation | Partner Foundations & Programs

USC Michelson Center for Convergent Bioscience


Gary K. Michelson; USC Michelson Center Groundbreaking Keynote Video [2014-10-23; MMRF]

USC Michelson: Groundbreaking Keynote Video

Speakers: USC President C. L. Max Nikias; philanthropist, retired orthopaedic spinal surgeon Dr. Gary K. Michelson and his wife Alya Michelson, Provost Professor of Biological Sciences and Chemistry Raymond C. Stevens; CEO of Karlin Asset Management David Cohen.


Gary K. Michelson; USC Michelson Center Groundbreaking Ceremony [2014-10-23; MMRF]

USC Michelson: Groundbreaking Overview

At the USC Michelson Center for Convergent Bioscience groundbreaking ceremony, retired orthopaedic spinal surgeon and inventor Gary K. Michelson declares his support for USC’s efforts to boost biomedical research in the Los Angeles basin.


Gary K. Michelson; USC Michelson Center: Research for Humanity’s Sake [2014-10-23; MMRF]

USC Michelson: Research for Humanity’s Sake

Gary K. Michelson – who donated $50 million dollars to fund the project – has emphasised that work conducted in the USC Michelson Center for Convergent Bioscience will be “goal oriented” and will yield “results manifested in the real world.”

Michelson Medical | DNA

Who We Are; Gary Michelson Medical Research Foundation

Who We Are

A key player in advancing convergent medical research since its inception in 1995, the Gary Michelson Medical Research Foundation supports forward thinking initiatives in medical science by leveraging the collaboration of engineers, scientists, and physicians to solve real world problems; rapidly moving medical advancements into our society.

What We Do; Gary Michelson Medical Research Foundation

What We Do

With over $100 million donated to forward thinking medical research from developing innovative spine injury / disorder treatments to new vaccine development aimed at eradicating infectious diseases, the Gary Michelson Medical Research Foundation brings together experts across disciplines to allow for innovative and collaborative research.

Dr. Gary K. Michelson; Gary Michelson Medical Research Foundation

Dr. Gary K. Michelson

Dr. Gary K. Michelson is the sole inventor of the most widely used innovations in use in spinal surgery today – affecting the lives of millions of patients. Those advancements have made spinal surgery safer, faster, more effective and less expensive. Through his foundations, Dr. Gary K. Michelson has donated over 100 million dollars for cutting edge medical research.

Michelson Medical | Initiatives

Michelson Medical | Partners

USC Michelson Center


Gary K. Michelson; USC Michelson Center Groundbreaking Keynote Video [2014-10-23; MMRF]

USC Michelson: Groundbreaking Keynote Video

Speakers: USC President C. L. Max Nikias; philanthropist, retired orthopaedic spinal surgeon Dr. Gary K. Michelson and his wife Alya Michelson, Provost Professor of Biological Sciences and Chemistry Raymond C. Stevens; CEO of Karlin Asset Management David Cohen.


Gary K. Michelson; USC Michelson Center Groundbreaking Ceremony [2014-10-23; MMRF]

USC Michelson: Groundbreaking Overview

At the USC Michelson Center for Convergent Bioscience groundbreaking ceremony, retired orthopaedic spinal surgeon and inventor Gary K. Michelson declares his support for USC’s efforts to boost biomedical research in the Los Angeles basin.


Gary K. Michelson; USC Michelson Center: Research for Humanity’s Sake [2014-10-23; MMRF]

USC Michelson: Research for Humanity’s Sake

Gary K. Michelson – who donated $50 million dollars to fund the project – has emphasised that work conducted in the USC Michelson Center for Convergent Bioscience will be “goal oriented” and will yield “results manifested in the real world.”

Michelson Medical | DNA

Who We Are; Gary Michelson Medical Research Foundation

Who We Are

A key player in advancing convergent medical research since its inception in 1995, the Gary Michelson Medical Research Foundation supports forward thinking initiatives in medical science by leveraging the collaboration of engineers, scientists, and physicians to solve real world problems; rapidly moving medical advancements into our society.

What We Do; Gary Michelson Medical Research Foundation

What We Do

With over $100 million donated to forward thinking medical research from developing innovative spine injury / disorder treatments to new vaccine development aimed at eradicating infectious diseases, the Gary Michelson Medical Research Foundation brings together experts across disciplines to allow for innovative and collaborative research.

Dr. Gary K. Michelson; Gary Michelson Medical Research Foundation

Dr. Gary K. Michelson

Dr. Gary K. Michelson is the sole inventor of the most widely used innovations in use in spinal surgery today – affecting the lives of millions of patients. Those advancements have made spinal surgery safer, faster, more effective and less expensive. Through his foundations, Dr. Gary K. Michelson has donated over 100 million dollars for cutting edge medical research.

Michelson Medical | Initiatives

Michelson Medical | Partners

Latest Updates

2015-06-18: Sabin Vaccine Institute, University of Southern California, Wharton uPenn, University Research & Entrepreneurship [Wharton] (updated, mobile ready).
2015-06-16: Beneficiaries (updated), Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, Ethical Medical Research Initiative [PCRM] (updated, mobile ready).
2015-06-12: Paralyzed Veterans of America, Michelson Post-Injury Glial Scarring Initiative [PVA] (updated, mobile ready).
2015-06-11: NTD Update: Sabin’s Global Network 2014 Report [2014-07-23; MMRF] (updated, mobile ready)
2015-06-10: Beneficiaries (details & links added, new independent mobile layout), Michelson Center for Convergent Bioscience Initiative [USC] (spreadsheet, new press coverage section: Officials Break Ground on USC Michelson Center for Convergent Bioscience (USC News), Star by Star, Southern Cal Builds Strength in Bioscience (Chronicle of Higher Education), Two Scripps Research Biomedical Labs Moving to USC (Times of San Diego) {USC News printed releases}, USC Michelson Nanofab Fundraiser Video {USC Viterbi}, links updated, mobile ready), Michelson Neglected Disease Vaccine Initiative [Sabin] (spreasheet, mobile ready), Michelson Fund for NTDs Global Awareness [Sabin] (spreadsheet, updated content with new pictures and links, new video section: Our Mission in a Minute (2011), Bill Gates: Uniting to combat NTDs (2012), Emily Blunt, Eddie Reymane, Priyanka Chopra – How to Shock a Celebrity (2013) {End7TV}, Gary K. Michelson (NAI Fellow Induction, PVA 2006 Honors Gala Invitation & Biography, Officials Break Ground on USC Michelson Center {USC News Printed Release}).
2015-05-26: Beneficiaries (updated, mobile ready), Gary K. Michelson (Orthopedics This Week Article: Web & Printed Versions).
2015-05-22: Who We Are, What We Do, Gary K. Michelson (mobile ready).
2015-05-19: Gary K. Michelson Bio (articles, pictures, Forbes video), Beneficiaries (details), Home Page (mobile ready).
2015-05-15: New Header, Mobile Layout launch.
2015-05-12: Gary K. Michelson Bio (articles, pictures, patents).
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Ben Affleck, Paralyzed Veterans of America PSA.
Neal Barnard and Ellen DeGeneres
John Kufuor meets with John Boozman [2013-06-12; Capitol Hill, Washington D.C.]
Peter Hotez, MD, Ph.D and Maria Elena Bottazzi, Ph.D are leading product development partnership efforts at the Sabin Vaccine Institute and Texas Children’s Hospital Center for Vaccine Development. They are also Dean and Associate Dean, respectively of the National School of Tropical Medicine at BCM.
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