Is year-round daylight saving time a good idea? Maybe not

If you were yawning more than usual thanks to last week’s switch to daylight saving time, you weren’t alone.

It takes some people a full week to recover from feeling more sluggish than usual after rolling back the clock for daylight Read More »

March 19th, 2019|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Researcher to study cellular, genetic changes in retinoblastoma

Retinoblastoma is a tumor of the retina that generally affects children under 5 years of age and accounts for approximately 4 percent of childhood cancers. If not diagnosed early, retinoblastoma may result in loss of one or both eyes and Read More »

March 19th, 2019|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Keck Hospital of USC receives 4-star rating in national quality review

Keck Hospital of USC has received a 4-star quality rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) in its January 2019 review. The ratings ranged from 1 to 5 stars, with most hospitals receiving a 3.

“We are very Read More »

March 18th, 2019|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Youth visit campus to learn about science, arts

On Feb. 23, the annual wRiting, Engineering, Art, Communication, and Health (REACH) Symposium for Kids took place at the Keck School of Medicine of USC. Nearly 300 hundred elementary school students visited campus to gain exposure to real-life scenarios in the Read More »

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

Symposium offers support for women in leadership

On March 12, more than 100 female leaders gathered in the lower level café of the Norris Healthcare Consultation Center for the eighth annual Los Angeles Women in Leadership Symposium. Organized by the California Diversity Council, the theme for the Read More »

March 13th, 2019|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|