Baxter Foundation supports two new early research projects

Two junior faculty members at the Keck School of Medicine of USC each have been awarded $100,000 grants by the Donald E. and Delia B. Baxter Foundation. Crystal Marconett, PhD, from the Department of Surgery, and Hosung Kim, PhD, from the Department of Neurology, were chosen on the basis of their outstanding research during their ... Read More »

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

Anesthesiology department kicks off partnership with Russian university

Holly Muir, MD, chair and professor of anesthesiology at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, has been named co-chair of the Vladimir Zelman Department of Anesthesiology of the Novosibirsk State University (NSU) Institute of Medicine and Psychology in Russia, as a part of a collaborative project between the Keck School and NSU. "I am ... Read More »

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

Massry Prize honors microbiome research pioneers

Three pioneers in the study of microbiomes will share the 2017 Meira and Shaul G. Massry Prize and deliver a lecture on the Health Sciences Campus in October, officials announced recently. The three scientists were chosen in recognition of their collective efforts in expanding the medical and scientific communities’ understanding of the importance of microbiomes ... Read More »

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

Employees serve community members at Dolores Mission

Faculty and staff from across Keck Medicine of USC are coming together to provide healthy meals to our local community. Each month, more than 20 staff members, physicians and leaders from the Keck School of Medicine of USC and Keck Medicine spend an afternoon working together to purchase, prepare and serve dinner to more than ... Read More »

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

USC students lead public health camp in Uganda

An interdisciplinary team of pharmacy and public health students traveled to northern Uganda in August to lead a public health camp for more than 1,000 youth. Nonprofit organization Ray United FC organizes the annual camp to promote healthy kids and communities through soccer and education. Each year, USC students and alumni participate as educators and ... Read More »

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