How nativity status affects liver cancer survival rates

A new study from the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, part of Keck Medicine of USC,  has identified a previously unrecognized disparity in survival in hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) patients across all major racial/ethnic groups. The results, published Read More »

July 10th, 2023|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

USC Center for Vascular Care earns top distinction

Keck Medicine of USC’s Center for Vascular Care is one of just four programs in the entire country to be verified by the new Vascular Verification Program (Vascular-VP) overseen by the Read More »

July 6th, 2023|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

New insights could lead to hepatitis C vaccine

A Keck School of Medicine study used advanced techniques to isolate and analyze individual immune cells to understand how they respond to the hepatitis C virus. Findings from the first-of-its-kind Read More »

July 5th, 2023|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

The impact of physical therapy on gender-affirming surgery patients

Kelsie Kaiser, DPT, had been treating a woman for hyper-mobility. One day the patient introduced Kaiser to her transgender son — he had just had chest masculinization surgery (top surgery) and hoped that the physical therapist could Read More »

July 5th, 2023|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Experts discuss the impact of the ‘Roe v. Wade’ rollback one year later

Saturday, July 1, marked one year since the U.S. Supreme Court ended federal protections for abortion when it issued its ruling on Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization. Today the national debate over abortion access and reproductive rights continues.

Experts at Read More »

July 5th, 2023|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|