From survival to revival: Mapping the road to a better future

COVID-19 attacked not just the body but the mind as well. The stress of losing a job, loneliness brought on by extended isolation, depression resulting from a friend or loved one’s death, fear of becoming infected with the virus and Read More »

July 30th, 2021|Announcements, COVID-19|

Experts discuss increased cases, breakthrough infections, masking mandates and vaccine requirements

COVID-19 continues to keep us on our toes, as the country now faces increased cases and hospitalizations, breakthrough infections, new masking mandates and vaccine requirements. Keck Medicine of USC experts weigh in on the latest developments and Read More »

July 29th, 2021|Announcements, COVID-19, Keck Net Intranet|

Tokyo Olympics take center stage amid global uncertainty

Athletes are hoping to achieve their dreams in Tokyo at a fragile time in human history: COVID-19 has taken another turn with a rise in delta variant cases around the world, particularly in India, the United Kingdom and the United Read More »

July 29th, 2021|Announcements, COVID-19, Keck Net Intranet|

L.A. eating habits changed significantly during the COVID-19 pandemic

More than half of Los Angeles County residents made changes to their diet during the COVID-19 pandemic, with more than a quarter of them reporting that they ate more healthily, according to a new study by USC researchers.

To continue Read More »

July 26th, 2021|Announcements, COVID-19, Keck Net Intranet|

COVID-19 vaccination mandates for employees and students are effective tool against virus spread

While two-thirds of the U.S. adult population has received at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose, vaccination rates remain highly variable across, and within, states. This is of increasing concern as communities reopen and more contagious variants of the virus spread, Read More »

July 22nd, 2021|Announcements, COVID-19, Keck Net Intranet|