Legislatures and hospitals around the country have tightened emergency room prescribing guidelines for opioids to curb the addiction epidemic, but a new USC study shows that approach diverts attention from the main sources of prescription painkillers.
USC Stem Cell scientist Zhongwei Li could have gone into the family restaurant business. Instead, he’s dedicated his career to experimenting with a very different set of [...]
Leslie Saxon (Photo/Ricardo Carrasco III) From how we consume entertainment and pay our bills to how we navigate roads and purchase goods, digital technology has transformed [...]
Lily Dara is one of seven active K award recipients in the Department of Medicine at the Keck School of Medicine of USC. (Photo/Chris Shinn) Finding [...]
Santhi I. Kumar (Photo/Ricardo Carrasco III) Santhi Iyer Kumar, MD, an experienced pulmonologist dedicated to improving patient outcomes, has been appointed chief quality and patient [...]
First-year medical students smile during the White Coat Ceremony, held Aug. 4 on the Health Sciences Campus. (Photo/Ricardo Carrasco III) One of medicine’s hallowed traditions was [...]