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Clinical trial looks at deep brain stimulation for mild Alzheimer’s

An estimated 5.5 million people in the United States live with Alzheimer’s disease, which is the most common form of dementia.

Keck Medicine of USC is enrolling individuals in an international Phase 3 clinical trial to examine Read More »

October 21st, 2020|Announcements, Clinical Studies, Keck Net Intranet|

Faculty named University, Distinguished Professors in 2020

USC faculty members Estela Mara Bensimon, EdD, Yang Chai, DDS, PhD, Steve Kay, PhD, and Shrikanth Narayanan, PhD, have been named University Professors, and Susan Forsburg, PhD, Sherman Jackson, PhD, Behrokh Khoshnevis, PhD, Mahta Moghaddam, PhD, Read More »

October 21st, 2020|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Health Sciences Campus to serve as a voting center in the general election

The Health Sciences Campus is playing a special role in the 2020 general election as a vote center for the surrounding community.

The five-day vote center will be located on the first floor of the Soto 1 building at 2001 N. Read More »

October 21st, 2020|featured, Keck Net Intranet|

New study reveals one-two punch of symptoms that exacerbate Alzheimer’s

A new Alzheimer’s disease study found that impaired blood flow in the brain is correlated with the buildup of tau tangles, a hallmark indicator of cognitive decline.

The work, published in the Journal of Neuroscience, suggests that Read More »

October 20th, 2020|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Top Doctors of 2020 recognized by Pasadena Magazine

Physicians from Keck Medicine of USC again have been recognized by Pasadena Magazine in its annual Top Doctors issue.

The Top Doctors issue lists practicing physicians in Pasadena and surrounding cities in the San Gabriel Valley who are considered by their peers to Read More »

October 6th, 2020|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|