Director, University of Southern California Center for Applied Molecular Medicine & Westside Cancer Center
To me, diseases like cancer are verbs. You're 'cancering'. And I want to bring you from 'cancering' or 'heart diseasing' to 'healthing'. And that's what we're pushing.
Dr. David B. Agus is a Professor of Medicine and Engineering at the University of Southern California and heads USC's Westside Cancer Center and the Center for Applied Molecular Medicine. Founder of Oncology.com, Applied Proteomics, and of Navigenics, he an international leader in new technologies and approaches for personalized healthcare. Dr. Agus has received various honors and awards, including the 2009 GQ Magazine Rockstar of Science Award. His book, The End of Illness will be published in December.