New study probes the sensory effects of prenatal alcohol exposure

The sparkling vineyards near Cape Town, South Africa, produce some of the world’s best wines. But there’s a darker story among the people who work and live in the sunny wineries’ shadows: The region has the world’s highest prevalence of Read More »

May 15th, 2019|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Choi Symposium focuses on state of patient-centered care

On the morning of April 29, visitors to the California Endowment Center were greeted by a sign reading, “Improved quality of care has become a priority issue in the American health care system. What do you contribute?”

Below the sign in Read More »

May 15th, 2019|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Global Citizenship Roundtable shares lessons of adaptability, vigilance

On April 5, members of the Keck School of Medicine of USC community gathered in Aresty Auditorium to hear firsthand impressions of students’ experiences while participating in study away experiences with the Master of Science in Global Medicine program. Global Read More »

May 14th, 2019|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Neurosurgeons tapped for mentoring program

Three junior faculty members in the Department of Neurological Surgery at the Keck School of Medicine of USC have been chosen to participate in the American Academy of Neurological Surgeons Emerging Investigator Mentoring Program.

“This award goes out to junior faculty Read More »

May 14th, 2019|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Messenger cells bring good news for bone healing

How do bones heal, and how could they heal better? The answer to these questions may lie in a newly discovered population of “messenger” cells, according to a recent USC Stem Cell study published in the journal eLife.

“With nearly half Read More »

May 14th, 2019|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|