USC Stem Cell scientist Rong Lu wins an NIH Emerging Investigator Award

Millions of blood cells are regenerated every second. To study the unique properties of individual blood-forming stem cells and how they contribute to aging, leukemia and other medical conditions, USC Stem Cell scientist Read More »

May 29th, 2020|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Jackiewicz to step down as Keck Medicine of USC CEO

At the end of June, Tom Jackiewicz, MPH, senior vice president and CEO of Keck Medicine of USC, will be stepping down from his position in order to serve as president of the University of Chicago Medical Center Read More »

May 28th, 2020|Announcements, featured, Keck Net Intranet|

Six Trojans featured in May issue of OT Practice

Five faculty members from the USC Mrs. T.H. Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy and one alumna made the pages of the May 2020 issue of Read More »

May 27th, 2020|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Street Medicine program featured in publication promoting harm reduction

Since the problems of drug use and homelessness are intertwined, many activists trying to get more people off the streets have taken up the cause of harm reduction. Essentially, this means trying to repeal policies and laws that Read More »

May 26th, 2020|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

USC Stem Cell study shows when to quit “Yapping”

It turns out that to hear a person yapping, you need a protein called Yap. Working as part of what is known as the Yap/Tead complex, this important protein sends signals to the hearing organ to attain the Read More »

May 26th, 2020|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|