A commencement two years in the making begins: Classes of 2020 and 2021 walk the Coliseum stage

Friday was a day of firsts.

It was the first time in 70 years that USC’s commencement had taken place at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum — complete with a lit torch.

It was also the first time that two separate graduating Read More »

May 17th, 2021|Announcements, Commencement, Keck Net Intranet|

Student-led task force promotes racial justice at the Keck School

When George Floyd was killed by a Minneapolis police officer on May 25, 2020, outrage erupted across the country. Terry Zhu, a fourth-year medical student at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, marched with friends and classmates in the Read More »

May 14th, 2021|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Keck Medicine marks Nurses Week and Hospital Week 2021

Keck Medicine of USC recently joined organizations across the country in celebrating National Nurses Week and National Hospital Week. These annual events serve as an opportunity to pause and honor health care employees for the compassionate, innovative ways they support Read More »

May 13th, 2021|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Targeted therapies linked to improved outcomes for advanced-stage breast cancer patients

It is projected the United States will spend $245 billion on cancer care in 2030, a 35% increase over the amount spent in 2015. Innovative treatments including targeted therapies — complex, precision medicine that attack specific cancer molecules — have Read More »

May 12th, 2021|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Mother’s Day tradition continues with rose deliveries for 2021

In honor of Mother’s Day, the ambulatory infusion teams distributed roses to patients who visited USC Norris Cancer Day Hospital, the Norris Healthcare Center Treatment Center and Women’s Specialty Care Clinic, as well as the Keck Medicine of USC Arcadia, Read More »

May 12th, 2021|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|