Head injuries in kids appear to cause structural changes in brain

Children with delayed visual perception as a result of serious head injuries may end up with structural changes in their brains that interrupt normal development, a new Keck School of Medicine of USC study shows. The scientists said the finding is the first step to creating targeted treatments for a subpopulation of children with traumatic ... Read More »

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

John S. Oghalai to lead otolaryngology

John S. Oghalai John S. Oghalai, MD, has been recruited to serve as the new chair of the USC Tina and Rick Caruso Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, effective Aug. 1. He joins the Keck School of Medicine of USC from Stanford University School of Medicine after a national search, according ... Read More »

March 16th, 2017|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Meet the Faculty: Glen L. Stimmel, PharmD, sculptor

Glen L. Stimmel, PharmD, professor of clinical pharmacy at the USC School of Pharmacy and psychiatry and the behavioral sciences at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, is a pioneer in the field of psychiatric pharmacy. When he isn’t lecturing or overseeing the academic affairs at the School of Pharmacy, you can find him ... Read More »

March 16th, 2017|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Thomas Lee receives 2017 Microsoft Health Innovation Award

The winners of the 2017 Microsoft Health Innovation Awards were announced recently and included Thomas Lee, MD, associate professor of clinical ophthalmology at the Keck School of Medicine of USC. The award recognizes Lee's work with SADA Systems, a technology company, on a telemedicine project to train eye surgeons in Armenia to reduce rates of ... Read More »

March 16th, 2017|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Send us your Los Angeles Marathon photos

Are you participating in the Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon, as a runner, volunteer, or spectator? Send us a photo from race day to hscnews@usc.edu with a short description of your participation and you might see it on the HSC News website.

March 15th, 2017|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|