Employees walk to raise funds for heart research

More than 560 Keck Medicine of USC employees participated in the American Heart Association’s 2017 Los Angeles Heart Walk, held Sept. 23 at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena. Keck Medicine, a sponsor of the annual 5K walk, encouraged physicians and staff to participate in its efforts to help the American Heart Association fund research and ... Read More »

October 6th, 2017|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Investigators earn NIH awards for Sustaining Outstanding Achievement in Research

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has recognized Keck School of Medicine of USC scientists Gage Crump, PhD, and Pinghui Feng, PhD, with awards for Sustaining Outstanding Achievement in Research (SOAR) — eight-year, $8 million grants to enhance our understanding of dental, oral and craniofacial diseases and conditions. Awarded by the NIH’s National Institute of ... Read More »

October 4th, 2017|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

USC Roski Eye Institute celebrates new space for patient care

University and hospital leaders gathered during a lively ceremony recently to celebrate the opening of the remodeled clinic space for the USC Gayle and Edward Roski Eye Institute. Keck School of Medicine of USC Dean Rohit Varma, MD, MPH, was joined by USC President C. L. Max Nikias, PhD, USC Trustee Edward Roski and Gayle ... Read More »

September 22nd, 2017|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Pasadena Magazine honors Keck Medicine doctors

Keck Medicine of USC physicians continue to be recognized among the best in the region in an annual ranking of doctors in the San Gabriel Valley. In all, 364 physicians have been included in Pasadena Magazine’s 2017 roster of “Top Doctors,” representing 35 different specialties, including oncology, radiology, neurology, orthopaedic surgery, ophthalmology, cardiology and surgery. ... Read More »

September 22nd, 2017|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Psychologist speaks on creating bisexual-positive clinical practice

Noted psychologist, educator and advocate Mimi Hoang, PhD, spoke on the importance of creating a positive, accepting environment for bisexual patients in clinical practice and everyday life before a capacity crowd recently on the Health Sciences Campus. Using historical information, statistics, research and her own experience as a bisexual clinician and LGBTQ community leader, Hoang, ... Read More »

September 22nd, 2017|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|