New USC/CHLA cGMP Lab opens to accelerate next-generation cell therapy

A new laboratory designed to advance early-stage research into lifesaving, commercially viable therapies was celebrated on the USC Health Sciences Campus Tuesday night.

Housed at the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, the USC/CHLA cGMP Laboratory will manufacture cell and gene therapies Read More »

January 26th, 2023|featured, Keck Net Intranet|

Keck Hospital of USC Celebrates 600th Lung Transplant Surgery

Keck Hospital of USC ended the year with a special milestone: its 600th lung transplant. The patient, a 56-year-old male with lung fibrosis, received a double lung transplant on Dec. 17 and is expected to go home this month.

“His surgery Read More »

January 13th, 2023|featured, Keck Net Intranet|

Keck Medicine of USC officially launches Gender-Affirming Care Program

Keck Medicine has officially launched the Gender-Affirming Care Program to meet the comprehensive needs of adults in the transgender, nonbinary and gender-diverse community. Services include everything from routine health care, such as preventive cancer screenings, yearly checkups Read More »

December 19th, 2022|featured, Keck Net Intranet|

Leapfrog group gives Keck Hospital of USC its seventh consecutive ‘A’

For the seventh time in a row, Keck Hospital of USC earned an “A” Hospital Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group, an independent national watchdog organization, for achieving the highest national standards in patient safety.

“While Keck Hospital has Read More »

November 16th, 2022|featured, Keck Net Intranet|

Keck Medicine of USC announces first chief quality officer

Tom Bates, MBA, RN, will serve as the first chief quality officer for Keck Medicine of USC, a newly created role within the organization.

Bates, who joined Keck Medicine in 2009, now serves as the executive administrator for Quality, Patient Safety Read More »

October 26th, 2022|featured, Keck Net Intranet|