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Security Ambassadors come to Health Sciences Campus

January 18, 2018

Faculty, staff, students and patients are seeing a new presence on the Health Sciences Campus this year with the arrival of the Security Ambassadors. A prominent task force at the University Park Campus, the “yellow jackets,” as they are affectionately... Read More Now »

USC Stem Cell scientists chew on the mysteries of jaw development

January 18th, 2018

Scientists in the USC Stem Cell laboratory of Gage Crump, PhD, have revealed how key genes guide the development of the jaw in zebrafish. These findings may offer clues for understanding craniofacial anomalies in human ... Read More »

Where patients get prescription opioids: It’s not where you might think

January 17th, 2018

Legislatures and hospitals around the country have tightened emergency room prescribing guidelines for opioids to curb the addiction epidemic, but a new USC study shows that approach diverts attention from the main sources of prescription ... Read More »

Yes, it’s true: Wine is good for you — to a point

January 17th, 2018

The Mediterranean diet has become synonymous with healthy eating, but there’s one thing in it that stands out: the wine glass. Although drinking excessively will essentially kill any benefits of alcohol, mild to moderate drinking ... Read More »

Beringer named chair of Titus Family Department of Clinical Pharmacy

January 17th, 2018

Paul Beringer, PharmD, has been appointed chair of the Titus Family Department of Clinical Pharmacy, effective Dec. 1, 2017. He has served as interim chair of the Titus Family Department of Clinical Pharmacy since Feb. ... Read More »

Surgery professor honored for compassionate care

January 17th, 2018

After becoming a patient at Keck Hospital of USC and undergoing a life-saving surgery, a Keck School of Medicine of USC faculty member was inspired to create an award honoring those in the health care ... Read More »

Making cancer a disease of the past inspires a legacy of giving

January 11th, 2018

Lisa Hansen stepped among the steel girders, watching proudly as the building around her slowly took shape. Her family has been a leading force behind many of the facilities at the USC Health Sciences Campus, ... Read More »

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