• International team sheds new light on biology underlying schizophrenia

International team sheds new light on biology underlying schizophrenia

  • July 22nd, 2014

As part of a multinational, collaborative effort, researchers from Keck Medicine of USC, have helped identify more than 100 locations in the human genome associated with the risk of developing schizophrenia. In what is the largest genomic study published on any psychiatric disorder to date, the findings, which are […]

  • Auditory brainstem implant surgery performed on toddler at CHLA

Auditory brainstem implant surgery performed on toddler at CHLA

    July 22nd, 2014

A Los Angeles team of scientists and surgeons from Keck Medicine of USC, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) and Huntington Medical Research Institutes (HMRI) reported that sound registered in the brain of a deaf Canadian boy […]

  • Keck Medicine of USC adds to its renowned urology team

Keck Medicine of USC adds to its renowned urology team

    July 22nd, 2014

Continuing its momentum as one of the fastest growing urology programs in the nation, Gerhard Fuchs, MD, an internationally renowned urologic surgeon, researcher and educator who advanced innovative technology to minimize the pain of eliminating kidney […]

  • Keck Medical Center of USC Co-sponsors Congenital Heart Walk

Keck Medical Center of USC Co-sponsors Congenital Heart Walk

    July 21st, 2014

The Keck Medical Center of USC co-sponsored the Greater Los Angeles Congenital Heart Walk on June 29 at Griffith Park. The event attracted more than 1,000 people and raised more than $90,000 to support advocacy, research, and care […]

NIH awards CHLA $4 million to map developing lung

    July 18th, 2014

A team of Keck School of Medicine of USC investigators at The Saban Research Institute of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles has been awarded $4 million over five years by the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute […]

  • Amgen CEO to speak at USC Aug. 13

Amgen CEO to speak at USC Aug. 13

    July 18th, 2014

The second season of the Keck School of Medicine Dean’s Distinguished Lecturer Series will feature Robert A. Bradway, chair and CEO of Amgen, the world’s largest independent biotechnology company.

Bradway will speak at 4 p.m. on Aug.13 […]

  • It’s Elementary

It’s Elementary

    July 18th, 2014

The “Molecular and Social Systems: Learning through Creative Exploration” exhibit opened July 12 at the Keck School of Medicine of USC’s Institute for Genetic Medicine, melding art, medicine and social activism that promotes physical and social healing. The […]

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