Keck School of Medicine of USC

 Pediatrics

Ching-Ling (Ellen) Lien awarded $1.7 million to study heart regeneration

March 3rd, 2017|

Ching-Ling (Ellen) Lien, an investigator at The Saban Research Institute of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) and principal investigator with USC Stem Cell, has been awarded nearly

Robert Shaddy named chair of pediatrics

March 1st, 2017|

Robert E. Shaddy, MD, has been named chair of the Department of Pediatrics at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, and as pediatrician-in-chief and senior vice

300 and counting: Keck School faculty performs milestone liver transplant

January 24th, 2017|

At 7 months old, Donovan Daniels of Westminster may not understand for some time just how serious his medical condition, biliary atresia, really is. It may be

Treatment significantly reduces chemotherapy-induced hearing loss in children

January 24th, 2017|

Investigators from Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and 37 other Children’s Oncology Group hospitals in the U.S. and Canada have determined that sodium thiosulfate prevents cisplatin-induced hearing loss

Functional human tissue-engineered liver generated from stem and progenitor cells

August 30th, 2016|

A research team led by investigators at The Saban Research Institute of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles has generated functional human and mouse tissue-engineered liver from adult stem and progenitor

USC Stem Cell researcher Senta Georgia wins CIRM Discovery Inception award

August 8th, 2016|

Senta Georgia — principal investigator at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA), and assistant professor of pediatrics, and stem cell biology and regenerative medicine at USC — has

USC Stem Cell names second cohort of Broad Clinical Research Fellows

June 13th, 2016|

The second cohort of Broad Clinical Research Fellows is making strides towards finding stem cell-based therapies for lymphedema in cancer patients, large bone fractures and short bowel

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.

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Keck School professor tapped to be chair of ICC by governor

June 6th, 2016|

Marie Poulsen, PhD, professor of pediatrics at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, and chief psychologist, Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles, has been appointed the chairperson

Department of Pediatrics May Newsletter

May 1st, 2016|

The Department of Pediatrics presents its monthly newsletter for faculty at CHLA, LAC+USC and USC. The newsletter is a monthly opportunity to celebrate department achievements and progress