The Keck School announces a prestigious list of commencement speakers

The Keck School of Medicine of USC’s five commencement ceremonies will feature four renowned leaders in medicine, research and public policy. (California’s Surgeon General Diana E. Ramos MD, MPH, MBA, will speak at two ceremonies.)

In keeping Read More »

May 6th, 2024|Announcements, Commencement 2024, Keck Net Intranet|

Keck Medicine is ‘Greening the OR’

Arash Motamed, MD, medical director for operating rooms at Keck Hospital of USC and medical director of sustainability for Keck Medicine of USC, is making Keck Hospital operating rooms more sustainable.

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May 6th, 2024|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Keck Hospital of USC earns an ‘A’ in safety from The Leapfrog Group

For the eighth time in five years, Keck Hospital of USC has earned an “A” Hospital Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group, an independent national watchdog organization.

The Leapfrog Group ratings, released every fall and spring, are based on over 30 Read More »

May 1st, 2024|Announcements, featured, Keck Net Intranet|

Keck Medical Center celebrates Donate Life Month with annual flag-raising

As part of a program commemorating National Donate Life Month, the USC Transplant Institute hosted a flag-raising ceremony on April 17 in front of Keck Hospital of USC. The event aimed to recognize and celebrate eye, organ, Read More »

April 30th, 2024|Announcements, featured, Keck Net Intranet|

A new way to grow cells that form the kidney’s filtration system

Scientists from USC Stem Cell have reported significant progress in cultivating nephron progenitor cells (NPCs), the cells destined to form nephrons, which make up the kidney’s filtration system.

NPCs hold immense promise for understanding kidney development, modeling diseases, Read More »

April 30th, 2024|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|