Caregivers honored for attention to patients

May 23rd, 2018

Keck Medicine of USC recently honored health care employees who have exceeded the expectations of patients and families through exceptional care. The USC Choi Family Awards for Excellence in Patient-Centered Care recognize nurses, residents, physicians, ... Read More »

Utah fossil reveals global exodus of mammals’ near relatives to major continents

May 23rd, 2018

A nearly 130-million-year-old fossilized skull found in Utah is an Earth-shattering discovery in one respect. The small fossil is evidence that the super-continental split likely occurred more recently than scientists previously thought and that a ... Read More »

Symposium focuses on patient-centered care

May 23rd, 2018

Health care professionals from California and surrounding states recently convened at an annual symposium aimed at delivering on the promise of patient-centered care. The second annual USC Choi Family Patient-Centered Care Symposium, held April 30, ... Read More »

In Memoriam: Niles D. Chapman, 89

May 22nd, 2018

Niles D. Chapman, MD, emeritus associate clinical professor of thoracic surgery at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, died May 13. He was 89. Chapman, a thoracic and cardiovascular surgeon, was born in Houston ... Read More »

Professor receives lifetime achievement award

May 22nd, 2018

Michael Silka, MD, professor of pediatrics at the Keck School of Medicine of USC and interim co-director of the Heart Institute at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, has received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Pediatric ... Read More »

360 video tour of USC’s stem cell research center

May 21st, 2018

In a 360 video, Andy McMahon, PhD, director of the Eli and Edythe Broad Center for Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research at USC, is joined by USC Stem Cell's world-class scientists on a tour of ... Read More »

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