Keck School of Medicine of USC


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

Robotic, Laparoscopic & Open Urology: A new program from USC Urology Apprentice

March 16th, 2017|

An intense week with the USC robotics team

Objective: In-depth review of the entire spectrum of robotic laparoscopic and open urologic surgery. Close mentoring by expert USC faculty

Your Health Depends on More Than Your DNA

February 14th, 2017|

Nature and nurture both matter in the move to personalized medicine.
In some not-too-distant future, your health risks and medical problems may be investigated and pieced together like crime

Inderbir S. Gill named Distinguished Professor

February 9th, 2017|

Inderbir S. Gill, MD, chair of urology at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, has been named a Distinguished Professor by USC President C. L. Max

Keck School of Medicine receives its highest NIH funding ranking to date

January 23rd, 2017|

Keck School of Medicine of USC ranks No. 1 in funds received per principal investigator; USC Department of Ophthalmology and Department of Preventive Medicine ranked No. 2 nationally

René Sotelo meets with Pope Francis

December 13th, 2016|

René Sotelo, MD, professor of clinical urology at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, had the opportunity to meet Pope Francis, leader of the Roman Catholic

USC Institute of Urology to examine methods for increased precision, decreased risks of prostate cancer diagnostics

November 18th, 2016|

Grants from the National Institutes of Health will support the study of MR-ultrasound image fusion and DNA methylation markers in prostate biopsy tissue

The USC Institute of Urology, recently

Beating Back Prostate Cancer

April 28th, 2016|

Focusing on personalized medicine for prostate cancer at USC Norris
Inderbir Gill has a new tool he takes with him into the operating room these days: A perfect

USC Institute of Urology shares robotic surgery expertise in India

March 25th, 2016|

Building on its relationship with the Sir H. N. Reliance Foundation Hospital and Research Center located in Mumbai, the USC Institute of Urology led an international urology