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David Agus

Director, University of Southern California Center for Applied Molecular Medicine & Westside Cancer Center
David Agus is a professor of medicine and engineering at the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine and Viterbi School of Engineering and the Founding Director of USC’s Lawrence J. Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine. He is one of the world’s leading physicians and the Co-Founder of several pioneering personalized medicine companies. Over the past 25 years, he’s received acclaim for his innovations in medicine and contributions to new technologies that will change how all of us maintain optimal health. His first book, “The End of Illness,” was published in 2012 and is a New York Times #1 and international bestseller, and was also the subject of a PBS series. His most recent books, “A Short Guide to a Long Life” and “The Lucky Years: How to Thrive in the Brave New World of Health,” are also New York Times and international bestsellers.