Department of Family Medicine

Fam Med6

The primary objective of the Department of Family Medicine is the education of medical students, physician assistants, residents, fellows, faculty and community physicians in the principles of family medicine. The department seeks to discover new knowledge that will contribute to the processes and outcomes of healthcare. The Department of Family Medicine also aims to improve the health of the population by providing high quality family and community oriented health care to our patients.

Featured Event

There are no event items at this time, please check back soon.

Featured News

Keck School of Medicine Wins National Program of Excellence Award for Family Medicine Interest Group

The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) honored the Keck School of Medicine of USC’s Family Medicine Interest Group on July 27 for its outstanding activities in generating interest in family medicine.

Read The Full Story

More Upcoming Events

2nd Annual Complex Care Symposium

7:00am-4:30pm PT
Hilton Pasadena, Pasadena, CA

MS, PhD and MPH - 2015 Commencement

4:00pm PT
Harry and Celeste Pappas Quad, Health Sciences Campus

Physician Assistant Program - 2015 Commencement

10:45am PT
Allan Hancock Foundation Building, southwest lawn, University Park Campus

Life After Prostate Cancer Treatment

6:00pm-7:45pm PT
Catherine and Joseph Aresty Conference Center, Harlyne Norris Cancer Research Tower, 1441 Eastlake Ave., Lower Ground Room 500
View All Events

More News

  • Keck Medicine of USC hosts health screenings at Festival of Books

    Considered the largest public literary celebration in the country, the L.A. Times Festival of Books swept through the University Park Campus April 18 and 19.

    Read The Full Story
  • Keck Medicine of USC-led study finds genetic predisposition for noise-induced hearing loss

    In a new genome-wide association study, an international team led by Keck Medicine of USC neuroscientists has found evidence that some people may be more genetically susceptible to noise-induced hearing loss than others.

    Read The Full Story
  • Maternal gestational diabetes linked to autism risk for offspring

    Children are more likely to develop autism if their mothers were diagnosed with gestational diabetes early in pregnancy, a new study shows.

    Read The Full Story
  • USC Norris study finds herpesvirus activates RIG-I receptor to evade body’s immune system

    USC molecular microbiologists also identify first enzyme that causes protein deamidation in eukaryotes

    Read The Full Story
  • $10 million gift establishes center to develop personalized medicine to fight cancer

    The gift establishes the Stephenson Family Personalized Medicine Center, dedicated to tailoring cancer treatments to each individual.

    Read The Full Story
  • Gala raises $290,000 for medical scholarships

    Almost 300 people were on hand March 7 at Town & Gown of USC to celebrate and raise funds for medical scholarships at the Keck Scholarship Gala. The event raised $290,000.

    Read The Full Story
  • Keck School PA Program makes US News & World Report Top 20

    The Keck School of Medicine of USC Primary Care Physician Assistant Program has risen 50 spots since 2011 and is now ranked 20th in U.S. News & World Report’s 2015 “Best Graduate Schools” rankings.

    Read The Full Story
View All News
University of Southern California University of Southern California