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    USC Urology hosts AI West Med Symposium on artificial intelligence
    Monday, February 12, 2024
    The first annual AI West Med Symposium, established by physicians and scientists from USC Urology, part of Keck Medicine of USC, as well as from the Keck School of Medicine of USC, discussed how artificial intelligence is changing numerous health care specialties, improving diagnostic accuracy and innovating treatments. The event,... Read More »
    USC Verdugo Hills Hospital’s nurse residency program earns ANCC accreditation
    Wednesday, February 7, 2024
    USC Verdugo Hills Hospital has earned the distinguished Practice Transition Accreditation Program (PTAP) accreditation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) for its nurse residency program. The recognition, announced in January, places USC-VHH among 224 programs nationwide. The accreditation — based on a high rate of success in transitioning newly... Read More »
    PFAS contamination linked with teas, processed meats and food packaging
    Wednesday, February 7, 2024
    A years-long study from the Keck School of Medicine of USC — partially funded by the National Institutes of Health — has found evidence that dietary patterns relate to levels of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS, aka forever chemicals) in the body over time. PFAS are known to be harmful... Read More »