Personal oaths interpreting the original Hippocratic oath have been crafted by current and former Keck students over the past seven years. A representative sample of these oaths has been compiled in a new book published by University of California Medical Humanities Press.
These are personal vows dedicated to upholding the… Read More »
As the new academic year gets underway, the Keck School of Medicine of USC has announced its annual winners in various teaching and mentoring categories:
Year I Faculty Awards: Raquel Arias, MC, Obstetrics and Gynecology; Thomas McNeill,… Read More »
This year, the Broad Clinical Research Fellowships are enabling physician investigators to explore stem cell-based approaches related to four very different medical conditions: breast cancer, kidney disease, deafness and short bowel syndrome.
Each one-year fellowship provides $65,000… Read More »
Members of the advisory council for the USC Institute for Genetic Medicine Art Gallery and community leaders recently attended a gala to celebrate an award for volunteerism presented by the White House to IGM Gallery Director… Read More »
USC has been awarded a federally funded research center to explore why childhood obesity affects some populations more than others.
The Maternal and Developmental Risks from Environmental and Social Stressors (MADRES) Center will study pregnant women and… Read More »
USC Stem Cell is requesting research proposals from principal investigators and senior postdoctoral scientists for three new awards and fellowships totaling $600,000.
A gift from the Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation has established the Eli and Edythe Broad… Read More »
Sometimes, wonderful things happen when scientists and the public get together to talk about research. All the jargon, all the technical language falls away, and it becomes instead a conversation between the two groups with the… Read More »
A multi-university team led by Keck Medicine of USC researchers has found, for the first time, that using electronic cigarettes, or “vaping,” is associated with a propensity to start smoking cigarettes or use other tobacco products.
Based… Read More »
In an annual ritual that is both celebratory and serious, 187 new students at the Keck School of Medicine of USC received their white coats, symbolizing entrance into the medical profession.
They were part of a… Read More »
Enthusiastic is the word that best describes the 10 students from this year’s USC Early Investigator High School (EiHS) Stem Cell Research Program, who graduated July 31 from the summer laboratory immersion program at the Eli… Read More »
More than 200 students will take their professional oaths and put on their white coats for the first time as occupational therapy students at the annual white coat ceremony held by the USC Mrs. T.H…. Read More »
USC has funded a new intercampus research program to study the human microbiome and its impact on disease, the first such program at the university.
The human body contains more than 100 trillion microbes known collectively as… Read More »