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Keck Medicine of USC Launches USC Cardiac and Vascular Institute

Keck Medicine of USC announces the launch of the USC Cardiac and Vascular Institute (CVI), which brings together cardiovascular services at the academic medical center under one unified structure. Vaughn Starnes, MD, surgeon-in-chief at Keck...
15-Apr-2021 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Alcohol and tobacco sales climb during early months of COVID-19 pandemic

Alcohol and tobacco sales climb during early months of COVID-19 pandemic. Keck Medicine of USC study notes more dramatic increases among younger adults, ethnic minorities, those with younger children and/or large families and those with higher...
1-Mar-2021 5:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

Media Alert—Feb. 23 Virtual Press Briefing

Keck Medicine of USC experts discuss community vaccine initiatives and COVID-19 variants
23-Feb-2021 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Mail-in sperm testing system just as reliable in predicting male fertility as tests performed in clinic settings

Keck Medicine of USC study shows that semen can accurately be tested up to 52 hours after being collected, offering men greater flexibility in how they provide sperm specimens
11-Feb-2021 5:30 AM EST Add to Favorites

Media Alert—Virtual Press Briefing Today, January 21

Staff, patient and community COVID-19 vaccine updates from Keck Medicine of USC
21-Jan-2021 6:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Media Alert—Jan. 5 Virtual Press Briefing

Keck Medicine of USC to provide COVID-19 update on staff vaccinations; future patient and community efforts
4-Jan-2021 6:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Men over 50 have same success with vasectomy reversal outcomes as younger men

In good news for older men, a new study from Keck Medicine of USC published in Urology shows that men over 50 who undergo a vasectomy reversal had the same rate of pregnancy with their partners as their younger counterparts.
17-Dec-2020 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Media Alert—Virtual Press Conference

Join us for a virtual press conference as Keck Medicine of USC experts discuss how the health system is handling the receipt and distribution of vaccines the day before vaccinations begin.
14-Dec-2020 4:00 PM EST Add to Favorites


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Managing the stress of new traumatic events during the pandemic

Keck Medicine of USC experts address how traumatic occurrences affect us even more in the age of COVID-19, and how people can cope with anxiety and fear.
1-Apr-2021 9:00 AM EDT

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Keck Medicine of USC experts offer insight into the connection between the heart and COVID-19 during American Heart Month

Keck Medicine of USC experts offer insight into the connection between the heart and COVID-19 during American Heart Month
10-Feb-2021 6:05 AM EST

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Keck Medicine of USC experts offer insights into the connection between diabetes and COVID-19 during National Diabetes Month

More than 35 million people in the United States have diabetes, which has been linked to worse outcomes from COVID-19. During National Diabetes Month, Keck Medicine of USC experts discuss how the pandemic has affected people with diabetes and what...
18-Nov-2020 6:05 AM EST

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Leading Keck Medicine of USC infectious disease expert offers advice on how to stay safe this Thanksgiving holiday

Leading Keck Medicine of USC infectious disease expert offers advice on how to stay safe this Thanksgiving holiday
17-Nov-2020 7:05 AM EST

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Investigator on the AstraZeneca vaccine trial will take questions at Live Event on Oct. 29, 3PM

28-Oct-2020 4:00 PM EDT

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Forty Studies Later, a Keck Medicine of USC Radiologist Reveals What He Has Learned About COVID-19

Ali Gholamrezanezhad, MD, a clinical emergency radiologist with Keck Medicine of USC, was one of the first researchers to study COVID-19 in early 2020. Today, Gholamrezanezhad has co-authored more than 40 papers on the disease, gathering and...
28-Oct-2020 9:00 AM EDT

Your guide to a COVID-19 vaccine: What the public needs to know

Edward Jones-Lopez, MD, MS, a Keck Medicine of USC infectious diseases expert and investigator of one of the Operation Warp Speed vaccine clinical trials, answers the questions on everyone’s mind.
22-Oct-2020 8:05 AM EDT

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How to fight back this flu season

Keck Medicine of USC expert gives advice on the public’s best shot for avoiding influenza during the COVID-19 pandemic
21-Sep-2020 9:00 AM EDT

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Keck Medicine of USC Launches USC Cardiac and Vascular Institute

LOS ANGELES — Keck Medicine of USC announces ...
15 Apr 2021

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Important vaccine update from Keck Medicine of USC

Dear Valued Patient,This...
13 Apr 2021

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Vaccine appointments available for eligible patients

Dear Valued Patient,This week marks a turni...
12 Apr 2021

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Managing the stress of new traumatic events during the pandemic

As restaurants, stores and other venues reopen, Americans are slowly...
01 Apr 2021

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Keck Medicine with update on expanded vaccine eligibility

Dear Valued Patient,...
29 Mar 2021

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Keck Medicine of USC with vaccination update

Dear Valued Patient,...
16 Mar 2021

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Alcohol and tobacco sales climb during early months of COVID-19 pandemic

LOS ANGELES — COVID-19 has taken a huge medical, emotional and economic toll on Americans...
01 Mar 2021

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Mail-in sperm testing system just as reliable in predicting male fertility as tests performed in clinic settings

LOS ANGELES — Some 15% of couples struggle with infertility. When couples fail to co...
11 Feb 2021

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Keck Medicine of USC: Important COVID-19 vaccine update

Dear Valued Patient,As you may know, on Jan...
27 Jan 2021

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Press Briefings: Keck Medicine of USC COVID-19 vaccine rollout

Keck Medicine of USC is hosting a series of virtual press briefings to provide updates on ...
21 Jan 2021

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Keck Medicine of USC Interim CEO: COVID-19 vaccine available to patients soon

Dear Valued Patient,You probably want to know when you can exp...
14 Jan 2021

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Men over 50 have same success with vasectomy reversal outcomes as younger men

LOS ANGELES — In recent decades, the age of men who father children has increased. H...
17 Dec 2020

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USC Verdugo Hills Hospital launches Community Resource Center for Aging to support older adults and caregivers

To assist local older adults and their caregivers during this challenging time, ...
30 Nov 2020

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Keck Medicine interim CEO wishes you a safe and happy Thanksgiving

Dear valued patients,With Thanksgiving comi...
24 Nov 2020

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Keck Medicine of USC experts offer insights into the connection between diabetes and COVID-19 during National Diabetes Month

More than 35 million people in the United States have diabetes, whic...
18 Nov 2020

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Keck Medicine of USC is enrolling individuals in a phase 3 clinical trial to test monoclonal antibody treatment for COVID-19

LOS ANGELES — Monoclonal antibodies made headlines in early October when President Donald...
16 Nov 2020

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Updates following helicopter incident at Keck Hospital of USC

On Friday, Nov. 6, at approximately 3:15 p.m., a helicopter crashed on the helipad on the roof of Keck Hosp...
11 Nov 2020

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Forty studies later, a Keck Medicine of USC radiologist reveals what he has learned about COVID-19

In the early days of the pandemic, before nasal or throat swabs exis...
28 Oct 2020

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Health Sciences Campus to serve as a voting center in the general election

The Health Sciences Campus is playing a special role in the 2020 general election as a vote center for the ...
22 Oct 2020

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Your guide to a COVID-19 vaccine: What the public needs to know

News about a potential COVID-19 vaccine is announced almost daily, leading people to wonder when a vaccine ...
22 Oct 2020

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