What parents need to know about COVID-19 vaccines and kids

The chance to get vaccinated against COVID-19 seems like the best thing to happen in a very long time. Like most parents you’re probably wondering: What about the kids?

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has so far authorized three Read More »

May 12th, 2021|Announcements, COVID-19, Keck Net Intranet|

Despite tech barrier, USC students create connections with seniors

If you’re looking for Jake Pham and Eloise Martinez, you might find them together on FaceTime. The physical therapy student and senior are separated by 50 miles and almost 50 years. Their connection should be in person, but fate had Read More »

May 7th, 2021|Announcements, COVID-19, Keck Net Intranet|

Founded as the pandemic hit, a new center brings together experts on the changing family

Founded just before COVID-19 disrupted how families live, the Center for the Changing Family at the USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences has become a hub for researchers studying families, stress and health at a Read More »

May 6th, 2021|Announcements, COVID-19, Keck Net Intranet|

Obstetrician-gynecologist offers information on COVID-19 vaccine safety during pregnancy

With the recent opening of eligibility of the COVID-19 vaccine to everyone age 16 and older, Keck Medicine of USC obstetrician-gynecologist Marc H. Incerpi, MD, offers information on the safety of the vaccine for people who are Read More »

May 4th, 2021|Announcements, COVID-19, Keck Net Intranet|

Resources for USC health workers grow dramatically during pandemic

When Fatoumata Jaiteh’s head started throbbing and her body ached — symptoms of COVID-19 — she didn’t worry about herself. Her thoughts zeroed in on someone she loved who awaited her at home.

The oncology nurse at USC Norris Cancer Hospital Read More »

May 3rd, 2021|Announcements, COVID-19, Keck Net Intranet|