Carmen A. Puliafito, MD, MBA, Dean of the Keck School of Medicine of USC, and the Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation invite you to attend the 2014 Lasker Lectures, featuring the recipients of the 2013 Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award.

Date: Thursday, April 10
Time:
4 p.m. (reception to follow)
Location:
Mayer Auditorium, Keith Administration Building (KAM), Keck School of Medicine of USC, 1975 Zonal Ave., Los Angeles

Speakers:
Graeme M. Clark, MB, PhD, AC, Laureate Professor Emeritus, University of Melbourne, Australia, will present, “The Modern Cochlear Implant: The Underlying Neuroscience.”

Ingeborg J. Hochmair, PhD, Founder and CEO, MED-EL Medical Electronics, Innsbruck, Austria, will present, “The Modern Cochlear Implant and Our Journey from Research and Invention to Global Use and Current Challenges.”

Blake S. Wilson, DSc, Co-Director, Duke Hearing Center, Duke University Medical Center, will present, “Toward Better Representations of Sound with Cochlear Implants.”

To watch the live webcast on April 10, go to http://keckmedia.usc.edu/Mediasite/Catalog/catalogs/lasker

For more information about the 2013 Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award go to http://www.laskerfoundation.org/awards/2013_c_description.htm