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Students pitch global surgery solutions

Students from across USC’s campuses spent a week strategizing ways to improve Nicaragua’s surgical infrastructure as part of the sixth annual USC Global Health Case Competition. The competition, held Feb. 14 for all USC students and hosted by the Institute for Global Health, partnered with medical charity Operation Smile and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles to ... Read More »

March 14th, 2017|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Take a walk in the park with the community

Join the Hazard Park Recreation Center and Keck Medicine of USC for a walk in the park, from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. every Thursday beginning March 16. The USC Department of Public Safety will be on hand to provide a safe environment to walk. Keck Medicine of USC nurses will be available to provide ... Read More »

March 14th, 2017|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

USC Stem Cell scientist Amy Firth named finalist for the British Council’s 2017 Alumni Awards

As a USC Stem Cell scientist studying lung disease, Amy Firth, PhD, assistant professor of medicine at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, has done her alma mater proud. An alumna of the University of Bath, Firth has earned a coveted place as a finalist for the 2017 Alumni Awards from the British Council, ... Read More »

March 13th, 2017|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Donation from Selena Gomez to support lupus research

Singer and actress Selena Gomez made a donation to the Keck School of Medicine of USC to support lupus research. While the singer has been a longtime advocate for health programs and research, this is her first donation for efforts in relation to lupus research at USC. She created the fund, called the “Selena Gomez Fund ... Read More »

March 13th, 2017|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Support the UKRO Los Angeles Marathon Charity Relay Team

One out of every two adults will develop chronic kidney disease during their lifetimes. To help these patients, USC scientists and clinicians are putting their feet to the task as part of the UKRO Los Angeles Marathon Charity Relay Team. They’ll be running the 2017 Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon on March 19 to fund ... Read More »

March 9th, 2017|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|