Children’s Hospital Los Angeles receives funding to study effects of opioids on infants

Hospital-administered opioids are necessary to help critically ill infants tolerate life-saving interventions or recover from surgery. If a baby’s pain is not sufficiently controlled, they may have future developmental disabilities. However, prolonged opioid exposures can also hinder an infant’s brain Read More »

June 7th, 2022|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

USC celebrates its LGBTQ+ community, starting with Keck School student Carla Ibarra

When graduate student Carla Ibarra came out as a transgender woman nine years ago, she endured the loss of family members and friends who didn’t want to associate with her anymore. Fortunately, with help from her support network, she learned Read More »

June 6th, 2022|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

For Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month, Tatyana Gurvich answers common questions

Tatyana Gurvich, PharmD, an alumni of  USC School of Pharmacy and former geriatric pharmacology resident of Keck Medicine’s Rancho Los Amigos Medical Center (now known as the Keck Medicine Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center), is an expert on the Read More »

June 6th, 2022|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Keck Medicine of USC – Arcadia: Bringing inclusive health care to the San Gabriel Valley

Greater Los Angeles is one of the most diverse areas in the world, with 225 languages spoken in its households. San Gabriel Valley is particularly multifaceted in its population, with residents speaking Mandarin, Cantonese, Vietnamese, Taiwanese, Korean, Spanish, Tagalog and Read More »

June 2nd, 2022|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Setting future biomechanics careers into motion

Stephanie Guzman, MS, a first-generation Latina, remembers how overwhelming it was to choose a career path in high school. As a result, she made it her personal goal to serve as a resource for high school students in underrepresented areas Read More »

June 2nd, 2022|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|