From The Conversation: Four tips to help kids cope with COVID-19 anxiety

The news coverage on COVID-19 is pervasive, persistent, and in my view as a psychiatrist, perilous. Sometimes it seems as though the pandemic is all we talk about.

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August 18th, 2020|Announcements, COVID-19, Keck Net Intranet|

Keck Medicine of USC enrolling volunteers for Phase 3 clinical trial for COVID-19 vaccine

Keck Medicine of USC is enrolling volunteers as part of a multicenter clinical trial sponsored by AstraZeneca to determine if an experimental vaccine known as AZD1222 provides protection against the coronavirus. The trial will Read More »

August 17th, 2020|Announcements, Clinical Studies, COVID-19, Keck Net Intranet|

Orthopaedic surgeons get things moving again with a commitment to safety

With Keck Medicine of USC now accepting patients for all needed health care services, clinicians, administration and staff have worked extremely hard to minimize the risk of COVID-19 transmission. This ongoing series covers the changes that patients, visitors Read More »

August 13th, 2020|Announcements, COVID-19, Keck Net Intranet|

Care for the Caregiver: facing a pandemic with compassion

Steven Siegel, MD, PhD, is professor and chair of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Keck School of Medicine of USC. Siegel, a physician-scientist who specializes in the treatment of people who live with schizophrenia Read More »

August 11th, 2020|Announcements, COVID-19, Keck Net Intranet|

Research pivots to meet the COVID-19 pandemic head on

Laura Mosqueda, MD, dean of the Keck School of Medicine of USC, has officially launched the COVID-19 Research Task Force to marshal USC’s expertise against the novel coronavirus. The effort includes dozens of scientists Read More »

July 24th, 2020|Announcements, COVID-19, Keck Net Intranet|