Here are locations and announced speakers for satellite ceremonies. Unless noted otherwise, ceremonies are scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 13, and receptions will follow ceremonies at the same site. The Keck School of Medicine of USC does not participate in the main commencement exercises.
• Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy:
Joan I. Samuelson, founder and president of the Parkinson’s Action Network; Bovard Auditorium (no reception afterwards), 11 a.m.
• Keck School of Medicine of USC:
Alexandra M. Levine, chief of hematology and medical director of USC/Norris Cancer Hospital; Shrine Auditorium, Sunday, May 22, 3 p.m.; reception, Founders Park.
• Health Promotion and Public Health:
Thomas Valente, director of Masters in Public Health Program; Elahe Nezami, director of undergraduate studies in Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Program; Stephanie Caldwell, MPH; Noe Crespo, MPH; Tanaz Farzan, B.S., and Peter Wong, B.S.; Town and Gown.
• Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy:
J. Seward Johnson, adjunct professor, sculptor and artist-in-residence; lawn west of Leavey Library.
• School of Pharmacy:
Tommy Lasorda, assistant to the chairman of the Los Angeles Dodgers; Norris Library Quad, 3 p.m.; reception, Upper Quad.
• Physician’s Assistant:
State Assemblywoman Karen Bass, D-Los Angeles; lawn southwest of Alfred Hancock Foundation Building.
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