Faculty symposium held ahead of USC Presidential Inauguration

September 18th, 2019

The Health Sciences Campus community recently presented some of its best and brightest faculty members as part of the array of events celebrating the inauguration of the university’s 12th president. Carol L. Folt, PhD, took ... Read More »

Bariatric surgery program receives exemplary ratings

September 18th, 2019

The Keck Medicine of USC bariatric surgery program received two exemplary ratings in the most recent Semiannual Report from the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP) of the American College of ... Read More »

Researchers discover how to reprogram cells, potentially unlocking new treatments

September 17th, 2019

USC scientists have surmounted a big roadblock in regenerative medicine that has so far constrained the ability to use repurposed cells to treat diseases. The researchers figured out how to reprogram cells to switch their ... Read More »

New medical students give back on Volunteer Service Day

September 17th, 2019

Pamela Walls had been evicted from her rent-controlled apartment after the building was sold. The single mother of a teenage son tried to find a new place, something she found impossible because of rising rent ... Read More »

Administrators offer campus construction update for Fall 2019

September 16th, 2019

Leaders from Keck Medicine of USC and the Keck School of Medicine of USC shared an update recently on the construction projects that affect the Health Sciences Campus. The memo was sent by Rod Hanners, ... Read More »

E-cig use jumps 46.2% among young adults in one year

September 16th, 2019

E-cigarette use among young adults in the U.S. jumped 46.2% between 2017 and 2018, suggesting that the vaping industry is making inroads among 18- to 24-year-olds as it has among teens. Co-led by scientists at ... Read More »

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