By Landon Hall Prof. Ricky Bluthenthal at the Keck School of Medicine's Dean's Distinguished Lecturer Series. Prof. Ricky Bluthenthal will discuss the research behind needle-exchange programs [...]
Dean Mosqueda, her mother-in-law Emilia Mosqueda, and The SCAN Foundation celebrated America’s 41 million caregivers. - Photo courtesy of The SCAN Foundation. Dr. Laura Mosqueda, dean [...]
A comparison of the Pinktober and Movember movements reveals that reach and engagement do not always lead people to research screening options. (Photo/Shutterstock) A new study [...]
HOUSED BEDS acronym can help outreach workers better assess the needs of unsheltered homeless patients and improve treatment plans. Researchers from the street medicine team at the Keck [...]
Nearly one in 30 Americans over the age of 40 experience low vision — significant visual impairment that can't be corrected with glasses, contact lenses, medication or surgery. [...]
A study by researchers at the USC Center for Body Computing shows access to rideshares can help older adults access medical care and reduce their social isolation. Better [...]
Despite numerous telephone, mail and internet scams directed toward older adults, relatives may perpetrate more financial elder abuse than strangers, suggests a new study by experts at the [...]
For the nearly 190 students who recited the Hippocratic Oath on the Broad Lawn, Aug. 9 marked the beginning of their careers as medical professionals.