Keck School of Medicine of USC

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USC leads international plastic surgery simulation training for Operation Smile

June 6th, 2016|

Nearly two dozen doctors from around the world visited the Keck School of Medicine of USC recently to enhance their medical skills and learn new surgical techniques.

The group of physicians was part of a larger contingent of Operation Smile-credentialed surgical volunteers, which brought more than 100 international doctors to four U.S. universities. USC’s 21 participants

Medical response team aids Nepal earthquake victims

May 5th, 2015|

A six-person medical response team from the Keck School of Medicine of USC departed May 4 to deliver supplies and assist with critical care of victims of the catastrophic April 25 earthquake in Nepal.

The response was spearheaded by Keck School of Medicine Dean Carmen A. Puliafito, MD, MBA, and Demetrios Demetriades, MD, chief, division of