USC team wins global health case competition

Three students from the Keck School of Medicine of USC were part of a cross-campus team that won the international Emory University Global Health Case Competition, joining the elite few to have clinched first place in the event’s seven years. With a $6,000 check in tow, the students returned to Los Angeles after a surreal ... Read More »

March 31st, 2017|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Your photos from the 2017 Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon

Thousands of runners hit the streets of Los Angeles in the early hours of March 19, headed from Dodger Stadium to a finish line 26.2 miles away as part of the 2017 Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon. Here are some of the photos submitted by members of the Trojan Family of their experience that day. ... Read More »

March 29th, 2017|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Community gets look at future of health care

Members of the La Cañada Flintridge and Glendale communities gathered at the USC Verdugo Hills Hospital recently to look into the future of the medical enterprise, at the Keck Medicine of USC San Gabriel Valley Regional Reception. The March 22 event, one of five regional gatherings, was created to engage alumni, parents, grateful patients and ... Read More »

March 27th, 2017|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Grant to fund model for elder abuse intervention

Laura Mosqueda, MD, chair and professor of family medicine at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, has been awarded a grant from the John A. Hartford Foundation for $775,000 to develop, test and evaluate a model to help identify victims of elder abuse during hospital stays, and to intervene when abuse is suspected. She ... Read More »

March 27th, 2017|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

$12 million award supports tissue regeneration center

A research team initiated by faculty in the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC, called C-DOCTOR (Center for Dental, Oral and Craniofacial Tissue and Organ Regeneration), is one step closer to developing products that facilitate tissue regeneration, thanks to a $12 million award from the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR). The ... Read More »

March 27th, 2017|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|