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    Cancer survivors celebrate health, hope at Festival of Life
    Friday, June 16, 2017
    Hundreds of cancer survivors, caregivers, friends and family members gathered June 3 for the 27th Annual Festival of Life, a yearly celebration of health and hope at the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, and held on the Health Sciences Campus. The event, led by Art Ulene, MD, USC Norris Ambassador,... Read More »
    Chief strategy officer speaks at Women in Business luncheon
    Friday, June 16, 2017
    On May 18, Pasadena Magazine partnered with Keck Medicine of USC and BMW of Monrovia to host the biannual “Women in Business Luncheon.” Shawn Sheffield, MBA, MHSA, chief strategy officer of Keck Medicine, opened the luncheon and welcomed guests including best-selling author Lian Dolan; Kristen Miller, head of content innovation at... Read More »
    Author discusses injury, recovery in speaker series
    Friday, June 16, 2017
    Author Samantha Dunn sat down with Sunita Puri, MD, assistant professor of clinical medicine at the Keck School of Medicine of USC and medical director for palliative care at Keck Medical Center of USC, to discuss Dunn’s memoir Not by Accident: Reconstructing a Careless Life, which chronicles the author’s sudden,... Read More »
    Unlocking the mystery of multiple sclerosis with tech
    Friday, June 16, 2017
    Enrollment is now underway for a pilot study of the world’s first smartphone app capable of collecting large amounts of clinical, imaging and genetic data for people with multiple sclerosis (MS). [caption id="attachment_7226" align="alignright" width="159"] (Image/Keck School of Medicine of USC)[/caption] myMS is user-friendly app, developed by Daniel Pelletier, MD,... Read More »
    Nurse honored for exceptional patient care
    Friday, June 16, 2017
    Ensuring each patient receives compassionate, personalized care is core to Linda Dankwa’s mission as a nurse. Whether it’s anticipating needs during her night shift or staying in touch with patients and their loved ones long after their stay at Keck Hospital of USC, Dankwa works hard to create a positive... Read More »