Researchers receive $12.5M grant for craniofacial research data-sharing endeavor

August 16th, 2019

Nearly half of all birth defects involve the face and skull and, for the most part, scientists remain unclear as to why most occur. To better serve families at risk for these conditions, scientists need a comprehensive ... Read More »

Neuroradiologist using AI, computational MRI to improve diagnostic techniques

August 16th, 2019

On July 1, Vishal Patel, MD, PhD, joined the Mark and Mary Stevens Neuroimaging and Informatics Institute (INI) at the Keck School of Medicine of USC as an assistant professor of radiology. Patel, who earned ... Read More »

Study: Financial abuse of older adults by family members more common than scams by strangers

August 15th, 2019

Despite numerous telephone, mail and internet scams directed toward older adults, relatives may perpetrate more financial elder abuse than strangers, suggests a new study by experts at the Keck School of Medicine of USC. Using ... Read More »

New Parent Orientation offers families first glimpse of life as a medical student

August 14th, 2019

More than 250 parents, family members and friends of the Keck School of Medicine of USC’s Class of 2023 got a first glimpse of what their loved ones will experience in medical school at the ... Read More »

Smitha Ravipudi named CEO of USC Care Medical Group

August 13th, 2019

Smitha Ravipudi, MPH, has been named CEO of USC Care Medical Group, administrators announced recently. Ravipudi will transition from her current role as chief operating officer for USC Care effective immediately, according to an Aug. ... Read More »

White Coat Ceremony marks beginning of new medical students’ journey

August 12th, 2019

For the nearly 190 students who recited the Hippocratic Oath on the Broad Lawn, Aug. 9 marked the beginning of their careers as medical professionals. The members of the Keck School of Medicine of USC’s ... Read More »

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