In memoriam: Mary Foto, OT, CCM, USC Chan alumna and leading advocate the field

The USC Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy has shared an announcement from the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) that the association’s former president, Mary Foto, OT, CCM, died last week at her home in Colorado. Foto was Read More »

September 19th, 2023|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

In memoriam: Robert A. Day, 79, Keck Foundation chair and longtime USC supporter

Robert A. Day, the longtime leader of the W.M. Keck Foundation whose vision was instrumental to the growth of USC and the well-being of Los Angeles, passed away Sept. 14 at age 79.

A businessman, investor and philanthropist, Day profoundly changed Read More »

September 18th, 2023|Announcements, featured, Keck Net Intranet|

Updated information on this year’s COVID-19, flu and RSV vaccines

On August 24, experts at Keck Medicine of USC answered common questions about updated protective measures for staying healthy and safe during the respiratory virus season. Since then, more information has become available on BA.2.86, the Read More »

September 13th, 2023|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Proposed building offers a blueprint for improving community health

USC has proposed a new, seven-story, 202,000 square foot building set on the Health Sciences Campus, citing its potential to unite interdisciplinary research teams and accelerate medical breakthroughs. The resulting advanced therapies would then be offered to medically underserved patients Read More »

September 13th, 2023|Announcements, featured, Keck Net Intranet|

Meltzer and Shapiro discuss the future of AI’s role in medicine

In a recent interview, Dean Carolyn Meltzer, MD, of the Keck School of Medicine of USC, and Steven D. Shapiro, MD, USC’s senior vice president of health affairs, discussed the advantages that artificial intelligence Read More »

September 12th, 2023|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|