Comprised of some of the world’s most talented minds in gerontology, the USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology faculty is a group of intensely talented and passionate researchers and educators. Our faculty members include both the visionaries who pioneered modern aging study and the up-and-coming investigators who take gerontology research and service in exciting new directions.

Keck School of Medicine
  • Michael R. Lieber, MD, PhD

    Professor Department of Pathology, USC Keck School of Medicine (secondary appointments in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, in Molecular Microbiology & Immunology, and in Biological Sciences)

  • Lucio Comai, PhD

    Professor of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, and Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine, Director of the Hastings Foundation and Wright Foundation BSL3 Laboratory, Member of the Institute for Genetic Medicine, USC Keck School of Medicine

  • Michael A. Bonaguidi, PhD

    Assistant Professor, Department of Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, USC Keck School of Medicine, and Eli and Edyth Broad CIRM Center; Associate Member, Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute; Department of Biomedical Engineering (by courtesy)

  • Ralf Langen, PhD

    Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, USC Keck School of Medicine, and Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute

  • Kurt Hong MD, PhD, FACN

    Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine

  • Duke Han, PhD

    Associate Professor of Family Medicine

  • Laura A. Mosqueda, MD, FAAFP, AGSF

    Chair of the Department of Family Medicine Associate Dean of Primary Care Professor of Family Medicine and Geriatrics

  • Diana Homeier, MD

    Associate Professor of Clinical Family Medicine

  • Freddi Segal-Gidan, PhD

    Associate Professor Of Clinical Neurology & Family Medicine

  • Raquel D. Arias, MD

    Clinical Associate Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology