Jay R. Lieberman announced as president of USC Care

Jay R. Lieberman, MD, chair and professor of orthopaedic surgery at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, has been elected president of the USC Care Medical Group. He will serve as president until June 30, 2018, according to Keck School Dean Rohit Varma, MD, MPH, and Tom Jackiewicz, MPH, senior vice president and CEO ... Read More »

February 28th, 2017|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

The Broad Foundation gives a 10th birthday gift to stem cell centers

Scientists from USC, UCLA and UCSF gathered at a symposium recently to celebrate the 10th anniversary of their three stem cell research centers, established with support from Eli and Edythe Broad and the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM). As the guests of honor, the Broads marked the milestone by surprising the centers with a ... Read More »

February 28th, 2017|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Robert Shaddy named chair of pediatrics

Robert Shaddy Robert E. Shaddy, MD, has been named chair of the Department of Pediatrics at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, and as pediatrician-in-chief and senior vice president of Academic Affairs at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. He was selected after an extensive nationwide search and is expected to start by July ... Read More »

February 28th, 2017|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

New appointments announced at the USC School of Pharmacy

To keep pace with health care’s evolving challenges, Dean Vassilios Papadopoulos, DPharm, PhD, has announced an administrative restructuring of the USC School of Pharmacy, including five new associate dean positions: Steven Chen, PharmD — William A. and Josephine A. Heeres Chair in Community Pharmacy — has been appointed associate dean for Clinical Affairs, stepping down ... Read More »

February 20th, 2017|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Keck Medicine employees continue tradition of volunteerism

Keck Medicine of USC employees continued a tradition of volunteerism recently as more than a dozen staff members spent time preparing and serving food to patrons of the Proyecto Pastoral Dolores Mission. Proyecto Pastoral is a local nonprofit organization that was established to improve the quality of life in the Boyle Heights neighborhood.  Proyecto Pastoral is ... Read More »

February 19th, 2017|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|