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Match Day 2017

March 17th, 2017|

For 198 very nervous students at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, March 17 was more than just St. Patrick’s Day — it was Match Day.


Donation from Selena Gomez to support lupus research

March 17th, 2017|

Singer and actress Selena Gomez made a donation to the Keck School of Medicine of USC to support lupus research. While the singer has been a longtime advocate

Students pitch global surgery solutions

March 17th, 2017|

Students from across USC’s campuses spent a week strategizing ways to improve Nicaragua’s surgical infrastructure as part of the sixth annual USC Global Health Case Competition.

The competition,

Broad Innovation Award winners aim to reduce bathroom breaks with stem cells

March 17th, 2017|

Having a baby can change a woman’s life in one way that she is often too embarrassed to mention. Childbirth can cause urinary incontinence, which affects up

New associate dean to address medical student stress, development

March 17th, 2017|

Karen Restifo, MD, JD, has been appointed associate dean for student affairs at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, according to Rohit Varma, MD, MPH, dean

Thomas Lee receives 2017 Microsoft Health Innovation Award

March 17th, 2017|

The winners of the 2017 Microsoft Health Innovation Awards were announced recently and included Thomas Lee, MD, associate professor of clinical ophthalmology at the Keck School of

Meet the Faculty: Glen L. Stimmel, PharmD, sculptor

March 17th, 2017|

Glen L. Stimmel, PharmD, professor of clinical pharmacy at the USC School of Pharmacy and psychiatry and the behavioral sciences at the Keck School of Medicine of

Newfound primate teeth fill a hole in the evolutionary tree of life

March 16th, 2017|

Fossil hunters have found part of an ancient primate jawbone related to lemurs — the primitive primate group distantly connected to monkeys, apes and humans, a Keck

Faculty, students enjoy piano concert on campus

March 16th, 2017|

On Thursday, Feb. 16, the Health Sciences Campus community was treated to a special recital by internationally acclaimed concert pianist Zora Mihailovich, who currently is serving as

Nation’s top environmental scientists say the EPA should not be weakened

March 16th, 2017|

As scientists begin to find their political voices, three former U.S. Environmental Protection Agency insiders on Wednesday said the Trump administration should not sacrifice environmental quality and