The weather was gray outside Galen Center on Saturday, May 16, but inside it was bright with Cardinal and Gold as MD and MD/PhD graduates buzzed with excitement during commencement ceremonies for the Keck School of Medicine of USC.
Just before 3 p.m., the 168 medical degree recipients donned red… Read More »
USC Professor David Baron recently received the 2015 Harry Stack Sullivan Award in recognition of his groundbreaking work in the field of behavioral aspects of concussion and the founder of the WHO/WPA Section on Exercise, Psychiatry… Read More »
If you’re a math and science whiz studying brain scans and analyzing genetic biomarkers for a living, you’re not expecting to get the Hollywood treatment. But there she is, Neda Jahanshad, USC neuroscientist, peering ever so… Read More »
After nomination by his peers, Charles J. Gomer, PhD, was selected for the 2015 Distinguished Faculty Service Award by USC’s Academic Senate.
The honor recognizes Gomer, professor of pediatrics and radiation oncology at the Keck School of… Read More »
Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar and Keck Medicine of USC grateful patient Kevin McCarthy were among the special guests on hand May 12 for the official proclamation of May 10-16 as Acoustic Neuroma Awareness Week… Read More »
Rohit Varma, MD, MPH, director of the USC Eye Institute, attended a May 19 meeting of the Institute of Medicine (soon to be renamed the National Academy of Medicine) as a member of a committee that… Read More »
A six-person medical response team from the Keck School of Medicine of USC returned May 12 from its mission to deliver supplies and assist with critical care of victims of the catastrophic 7.8 magnitude earthquake in… Read More »
Paul Thompson, PhD, a professor at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, recently won the top prize in an international competition called Innovations in Academia.
The awards celebrate creativity and innovation between Europe and the… Read More »
A group of nurses across Keck Medicine of USC were recognized in May for their hard work and dedication to exceptional patient care.
The 2015 Nursing Recognition Awards were announced May 6 at a ceremony in Hoffman… Read More »
Nurses working long shifts in a busy unit at Keck Hospital of USC will now have a comfortable place to rest and relax before getting back to what they do best — delivering world-class compassionate care.
A… Read More »
USC Stem Cell researcher Justin Ichida, PhD, is forming partnerships between academia, industry and government to accelerate the development of new treatments for patients with ALS, or Lou Gehrig’s disease.
Ichida’s work will marshal the expertise of… Read More »
A rodent’s incisors never stop growing.
It’s one of the reasons that mice gnaw through cupboards, hamsters chomp mindlessly on metal cage bars, and rats will chew through, well, just about anything. They need to wear down… Read More »