• Prestigious Orange County oncology practice joins Keck Medicine of USC

Prestigious Orange County oncology practice joins Keck Medicine of USC

  • July 8th, 2014

USC is growing its medical enterprise by acquiring Orange Coast Oncology Hematology (OCOH) in Orange County. This acquisition brings together Keck Medicine of USC and USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center with OCOH to provide exceptional oncology care across Southern California.

A highly respected oncology practice that sees more than 5,000 […]

  • Stroke doctor helps improve care in ancestral home

Stroke doctor helps improve care in ancestral home

    July 9th, 2014

Doctors in the United States routinely administer tissue plasminogen activator (t-PA) to some people having a stroke brought on by a blood clot. When administered shortly after the onset of symptoms, t-PA will prevent one patient […]

  • Comprehensive health information now available online

Comprehensive health information now available online

    July 9th, 2014

Keck Medicine of USC is taking its medical record to the next level with myUSCchart, a new electronic portal that allows patients to access their health information from a computer or smartphone.

The portal launched July 1, […]

  • Keck School of Medicine of USC grad celebrates 100th birthday

Keck School of Medicine of USC grad celebrates 100th birthday

    July 8th, 2014

When Masako Kusayanagi Miura graduated from the Keck School of Medicine of USC in 1941, the certificate she received congratulated “him” on “his” accomplishment. Since she was one of only two women graduating alongside 45 men, […]

  • American Physical Therapy Assn. honors James Gordon

American Physical Therapy Assn. honors James Gordon

    July 8th, 2014

James Gordon has received the highest honor bestowed by the American Physical Therapy Association when he delivered the 45th Mary McMillan Lecture at the association’s annual conference in June.

Gordon, associate dean and division chair for the […]

  • Sports rivals find common ground in cancer research

Sports rivals find common ground in cancer research

    June 26th, 2014

Two research teams at the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center recently received a significant funding boost from Rivals United for a Kure, a campaign of Kure It Cancer Research, Inc.

Rivals United for a Kure awarded $70,000 […]

Keck Medical Center of USC nurses earn educational scholarships

    June 25th, 2014

Five nurses from Keck Medical Center of USC were recently awarded $2,500 scholarships from two organizations associated with USC to help them further their educations.

One of the organizations, Keck Hospital of USC Guild, gave awards to nurses Daniel […]

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