New app could help predict child’s asthma attack

USC scientists are part of a team working on a smartphone app and cloud services platform that will predict the probability of a child’s future asthma attack and provide personalized risk management advice.

Frank Gilliland, MD, MPH, PhD, professor of preventive Read More »

January 19th, 2016|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Navigating healthcare is topic of Agus’ third book

It’s a great time to be alive. At least, that’s what David B, Agus, MD, bestselling author and director of the USC Norris Westside Cancer Center, argues in his newest book, The Lucky Years: How to Thrive in the Brave Read More »

January 15th, 2016|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Alumnus reflects on 50 years in medicine

Though decades have passed since Michael Kennedy, MD ’66, MS, first enrolled at USC, he still thinks about the unlikely course of events that led the Chicago native to earning his medical degree from the Keck School of Medicine.

“It was Read More »

January 13th, 2016|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Cyclotron device now available for research, clinical use

A cyclotron is a particle-accelerating device that allows for the production of onsite radiopharmaceuticals for studies using Positron Emission Tomography scans. A cyclotron is a particle-accelerating device that allows for the production of Read More »

January 12th, 2016|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Construction boom brings changes to Health Sciences Campus

Construction projects continue to move forward across the USC Health Sciences Campus.

From new clinical and research buildings and student housing units to parking areas, tree-lined sidewalks and a new hotel, a series of projects are underway at the 79-acre campus Read More »

January 8th, 2016|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|