George Tolomiczenko received a M.P.H., M.B.A., and Ph.D. degrees. He is the Administrative Director of the new Health, Technology, and Engineering Program at USC. With an appointment in the department of Neurology, he has experience as a clinician, researcher, teacher, and administrator. After an interdisciplinary undergraduate degree at Caltech, Tolomiczenko earned a Ph.D. degree in clinical psychology at Boston University. As both a scientist and a clinician working at medical institutions affiliated with Harvard University, his focus shifted to public health and policy issues involving homelessness and mental illness. In Toronto, his efforts were devoted to creating and funding programs and partnerships enabling disease-focused basic research, knowledge translation, and adapting chronic disease models. He is now focused on developing USC’s interdisciplinary collaborative strengths applied to medical device and process innovation.
Biography Updated on 4 September 2011