Social work student uses art to heal with Art Rx

Breana Wiles walked into the workshop curious.

A part of a USC student-led initiative called Art Rx, the workshop aimed to bridge physical and emotional pain with art. Today’s was focused on scars.

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March 30th, 2018|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Why I Choose USC: Justin Trop, medical student

At Los Angeles County + USC Medical Center, we have a large homeless patient population. I’ve heard stories about people who come in again and again to the hospital, and while their immediate medical problems may be addressed, the psychosocial Read More »

March 30th, 2018|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

PT researchers team up with MLB to predict injuries before they happen

In the past 15 years, Major League Baseball (MLB) players on the disabled list accounted for $7 billion in lost wages. And while multiple studies have researched possible causes of shoulder and elbow pain in the sport, injuries continue to Read More »

March 29th, 2018|Announcements|

USC STAR/EHA Program honored by Los Angeles City Council

A USC program that brings together university scientists and engineers with Francisco Bravo Medical Magnet High School students was honored at Los Angeles City Hall on March 21 by L.A. City Councilmember Paul Krekorian. Receiving special recognition was Bravo High Read More »

March 29th, 2018|Announcements|

Keck Medicine expanding to Koreatown

Keck Medicine of USC has acquired the LA Cancer Center, a practice offering hematology and oncology services in Koreatown.

Sang-Hoon Ahn, MD, MPH, has joined Keck School of Medicine of USC as clinical associate professor of medicine (practitioner); Clan Hahn, MD, Read More »

March 28th, 2018|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|