Learn about Associate Professor Alice Cepeda's research on crack cocaine use in Mexico City. She is working with a team of promotores, or outreach workers, to engage drug users by giving out safer crack use kits, deliver HIV-risk reduction information, and encourage testing and treatment.


Marilyn Flynn has been reappointed dean of the USC School of Social Work for a new five-year term. "Dean Flynn has helped to redefine the field of social work by being unafraid to assume the risk of a first-mover in the academic marketplace," said USC Provost Michael Quick.


The Center for Innovation and Research on Veterans & Military Families has received funding to launch an indepth study assessing the needs of veterans in the Bay Area, particularly the military-to-civilian transition issues facing LGBT veterans.

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