Broad expansion of neuroimaging data could accelerate stroke research

Scientists at the Mark and Mary Stevens Neuroimaging and Informatics Institute have released a newly expanded dataset of stroke patient brain scans, named the Anatomical Tracings of Lesion After Stroke (ATLAS), with the goal to advance stroke Read More »

June 28th, 2022|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Ekta Vyas to join Keck Medicine in key HR executive role

Starting July 11, Ekta Vyas, PhD, MS, will join Keck Medicine of USC as the organization’s new chief human resources officer. She will oversee the development and execution of human resources strategies in support of the business plan, mission and Read More »

June 28th, 2022|featured, Keck Net Intranet|

USC School of Pharmacy honors mentors from the field

One of the advantages that USC School of Pharmacy students gain is the experience of hands-on training in diverse pharmacy practice settings. On June 14, the USC School of Pharmacy honored these in-the-field mentors for their dedication and exceptional work Read More »

June 27th, 2022|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

USC Norris honors cancer survivors at 32nd annual Festival of Life

On the morning of June 4, the USC Trojan Marching Band began to flood the Pappas Quad with spirited music, kicking off the 32nd Festival of Life — the first celebrated in person since June 2019.

Hosted every year by USC Read More »

June 27th, 2022|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Perspective: On letting pharmacists prescribe COVID-fighting pills like Paxlovid

Vassilios Papadopoulos, DPharm, PhD, is the dean of the USC School of Pharmacy, the John Stauffer Dean’s Chair in Pharmaceutical Sciences and a professor of pharmacology and pharmaceutical sciences. 

Prevention measures against COVID-19, such as masks, shutdowns and Read More »

June 20th, 2022|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|