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White Coat Ceremony marks beginning of new medical students’ journey

For the nearly 190 students who recited the Hippocratic Oath on the Broad Lawn, Aug. 9 marked the beginning of their careers as medical professionals. The members of the Keck School of Medicine of USC’s Class of 2023 donned their Read More »

August 12th, 2019|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Finally! Sweet dreams for USC Sleep Apnea and Snoring Surgery Center patient

When Jose Salas walked into the USC Sleep Apnea and Snoring Surgery Center in 2017, he was beyond exhausted. At that point, he had been dealing with sleep apnea for 15 years. Instead of joining colleagues for lunch at work, Read More »

August 9th, 2019|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Inaugural L.A. Street Medicine Symposium tells doctors: Go to the people

The homelessness crisis in Los Angeles can be described as a burning building: the latest count put the number up 12%, at 36,300 in the city alone. That’s the largest population of unsheltered homeless in the country, by far. To Read More »

August 7th, 2019|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Frank Petrigliano named chief of USC Epstein Family Center for Sports Medicine

The USC Epstein Family Center for Sports Medicine at Keck Medicine of USC, which specializes in treating sports-related and recreational injuries affecting the shoulder, knee, hip and elbow, recently announced the appointment Read More »

August 6th, 2019|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

USC Stem Cell junior faculty balance babies with biomedical research

Growing stem cells isn’t just something junior faculty do in the lab. Eight of the junior faculty in the Keck School of Medicine of USC’s Department of Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine recently welcomed new babies into their families Read More »

August 6th, 2019|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|