Keck School of Medicine of USC


Match Day brings smiles, tears to Pappas Quad

March 21st, 2017|

Cheers, tears and champagne toasts rang across the Harry and Celesta Pappas Quad in the morning sunshine as the Keck School of Medicine of USC’s class of

Rohit Varma installed as dean of the Keck School of Medicine

January 26th, 2017|

Rohit Varma, MD, MPH, the noted physician and scientist recognized across the globe as a visionary leader in the epidemiology of eye diseases, has been formally installed

State-of-the-art brain research facility opens its doors on health sciences campus

November 18th, 2016|

On Thursday, Nov. 17, the USC Stevens Hall for Neuroimaging, a modern, sleek, glass-enclosed building on the southern edge of USC’s Health Sciences Campus, opened its doors

Rohit Varma named Keck School dean

November 10th, 2016|

Rohit Varma, MD, MPH has been named dean of the Keck School of Medicine of USC, effective immediately. Varma will also hold the May S. and John

University of Southern California to show how wearable technology can improve cancer treatment

October 7th, 2016|

Researchers at the University of Southern California will demonstrate how using wearable technology and smartphones can improve cancer treatment at a White House event on Oct. 3.


Nurse anesthetist graduate takes skills on deployment

September 6th, 2016|

Although medical students comprise the majority of the graduates from the Keck School of Medicine of USC, the school offers robust programs in a number of other

Faculty physicians keep singers, musicians and actors in peak shape

September 5th, 2016|

Injuries won’t keep these performing artists out of the spotlight.

Javen Smith was singing for hours a day preparing for a major role in a USC production of the

Undergraduates present summer research for Bridging the Gaps summer program

August 20th, 2016|

The Keck School of Medicine of USC hosted the sixth annual Bridging the Gaps Summer Research Poster Day on Aug. 4 in the Broad CIRM Center. Bridging

First-years mark the beginning of their medical career at white coat ceremony

August 19th, 2016|

It was a hot afternoon Aug. 12, but spirits were high when a procession of first-year Keck School of Medicine of USC students entered an enormous white

Innovative USC Program Helps Develop Literacy for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Children from Bilingual Homes

July 26th, 2016|

“Come read with me.”

Those can be some of the most powerful words in the development of any child’s ability to read and write. For children who are