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    Student-led task force promotes racial justice at the Keck School
    Friday, May 14, 2021
    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 Black Lives Matter protests in Los Angeles. But she knew... Read More »
    Keck Medicine marks Nurses Week and Hospital Week 2021
    Thursday, May 13, 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 both the patient experience and the communities they serve. “These... Read More »
    Commencement 2021: Dentistry grad follows the family footsteps
    Thursday, May 13, 2021
    Even though dentistry is the family business, Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC graduate Danilo Diangkinay wasn’t sold on the idea of following in his parents’ footsteps. He watched as his parents, who run two Southern California dental practices, worked incredibly long hours every day of the week to... Read More »
    Mother’s Day tradition continues with rose deliveries for 2021
    Wednesday, May 12, 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, Buena Park, Koreatown, Huntington Beach, Newport Beach and Pasadena treatment... Read More »
    What parents need to know about COVID-19 vaccines and kids
    Wednesday, May 12, 2021
    The chance to get vaccinated against COVID-19 seems like the best thing to happen in a very long time. Like most parents you’re probably wondering: What about the kids? The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has so far authorized three vaccines to protect people from COVID-19. The vaccine from... Read More »