Department of Surgery

Surgery

The Department of Surgery is dedicated to providing quality patient care and advanced educational programs, and to conducting innovative research that will advance the future of surgical practice. The department is comprised of 10 divisions and offers a prominent surgical residency program.

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New, High-Tech Surgical Suite Debuts at Keck Hospital

A high-tech operating room that will help improve patient care debuted at Keck Hospital of USC on April 24, making it one of three Southern California hospitals with such a room, often called a “hybrid OR.”

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  • 2012 Massry Prize Laureate Lectures

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  • Keck School of Medicine of USC receives federal Administration on Aging grant to become the National Center on Elder Abuse

    The Keck School of Medicine of USC was named the sole grant recipient to become the National Center on Elder Abuse, a vital clearinghouse created by the Administration on Aging, part of the Administration on Community Living in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

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  • Keck Medicine of USC researchers discover dual purpose of cancer drug in regulating expression of genes

    Keck Medicine of USC scientists have discovered new clues about a drug instrumental in treating a certain blood cancer that may provide important targets for researchers searching for cures.

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  • National research team awarded $16M NIH grant to study genetics of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder using DNA samples from USC-led psychiatry cohort

    A multi-institutional team of researchers studying schizophrenia and bipolar disorder has been awarded a $16 million grant from the National Institute of Mental Health to create the most extensive genetic resource to date for these two devastating psychiatric disorders, using DNA samples assembled by USC.

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  • Researchers find how single, genetic change causes cancerous tumors in young children’s eyes

    USC Eye Institute researchers at the Vision Center at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, together with colleagues at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, have answered the long-standing question of why mutations to a particular gene primarily cause tumors of the retina and not of other cell types.

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  • USC researchers reveal how gene expression affects facial expressions

    A person’s face is the first thing that others see, and much remains unknown about how it forms — or malforms — during early development. Recently, Chong Pyo Choe, a senior postdoctoral fellow working in the lab of USC stem cell researcher Gage Crump, has begun to unwind these mysteries.

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  • USC researchers reveal how gene expression affects facial expressions

    A person’s face is the first thing that others see, and much remains unknown about how it forms — or malforms — during early development. Recently, Chong Pyo Choe, a senior postdoctoral fellow working in the lab of USC stem cell researcher Gage Crump, has begun to unwind these mysteries.

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