Our academic departments and research institutes form our organizational backbone
Focused efforts in research, education, patient care and community service may lead to radical new understandings of the body and disease.
24 Research-Oriented Basic Science and Clinical Departments
Directing the studies of medical students, graduate students, interns, residents and fellows.
7 Research Institutes
Creating intellectual, dynamic atmospheres that attract outstanding researchers.
David H. Peng, MD, MPH, chair of the Department of Dermatology
Jae Jung, PhD, Fletcher Jones Foundation Chair and Hastings Foundation Professor, Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
Andrew McMahon, PhD, director, Eli and Edythe Broad Center for Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research at USC; Provost Professor and W. M. Keck Professorship of Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine; chair, Department of Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine
Centers and Programs
Research at the Keck School of Medicine attains a level of critical mass within its research centers and programs housed within the academic departments, research institutes with departmental status, or the office of research advancement. Built on faculty excellence, innovation and collaboration, Keck’s research centers and programs draw upon the expertise of physicians, scientists and engineers from across the school and the university, as well as local, national and international affiliates.
Keck News & Highlights
David Goldstein (Photo/Ricardo Carrasco III) David Aaron Goldstein, MD, associate professor of clinical medicine at the Keck School [...]Read More »
Ricky Bluthenthal, PhD, has been appointed associate dean for social justice at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, effective [...]Read More »