Mental health disparities in LA County worsened during COVID-19 pandemic

New evidence has emerged about the long-term effects of the COVID-19 pandemic in Los Angeles County, as shown by a recent study published in the journal PLOS ONE.

Scientists from the Keck School of Medicine of USC, the Read More »

July 17th, 2024|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Few U.S. adults use nicotine pouches, study finds

In a large, nationally representative study co-led by the Keck School of Medicine of USC, nicotine pouch use was uncommon among U.S. adults, including those who had tried to quit smoking, in the midst of rising sales and concerns over Read More »

July 17th, 2024|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

U.S. News & World Report releases 2024-2025 Best Hospitals rankings

On July 16, Rod Hanners, CEO of Keck Medicine of USC, released an announcement regarding Keck Medicine of USC’s high rankings from this year’s U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals issue. The memo has been reprinted here to make Read More »

July 16th, 2024|Announcements, featured, Keck Net Intranet|

Study: Americans find hospital-at-home care appealing and safe

Hospital-level care provided in a patient’s own home is appealing to a majority of people for its convenience, comfort and effectiveness, and the possibility of faster recovery as a result, according to a USC Schaeffer Center study Read More »

July 15th, 2024|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Belonging and camouflaging while Black, female and autistic

A new conceptual article published in Autism in Adulthood by a team of USC researchers and students from the Disparity Reduction and Equity in Autism Services (DREAmS) Lab explores how occupational science might reconcile authentic belonging and autistic Read More »

July 15th, 2024|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|