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Jehni Robinson, MD, named president of USC Care Medical Group

Robinson will lead the physician practice and collaborate with health system leaders to improve clinical efficiencies, promote innovation and growth of Keck Medicine as well as enhance equity in patient care delivery.
22-Jul-2021 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Keck Medicine of USC expands employee wellness program to care for caregivers beyond pandemic

In a continued commitment to meet the needs of its health care workers, Keck Medicine of USC announces the expansion of its employee wellness Care for the Caregiver program.
1-Jul-2021 7:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Caryn Lerman, PhD, Director of the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Named President of the Association of American Cancer Institutes

Caryn Lerman, PhD, director of the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, part of Keck Medicine of USC, has been named president of the Association of American Cancer Institutes (AACI).
10-Jun-2021 7:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Keck Hospital of USC nationally recognized with a spring 2021 ‘A’ hospital safety grade

Keck Hospital of USC nationally recognized with a spring 2021 ‘A’ hospital safety grade
29-Apr-2021 12:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Surgical procedure may help restore hand and arm function after stroke

Patients who received a novel treatment that combines vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) and rehabilitation showed two to three times the improvement in upper body motor impairment compared to those who received sham (inactive form of) stimulation and...
26-Apr-2021 6:15 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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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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COVID-19 update: coping with increased cases, breakthrough infections, national masking mandates and vaccine requirements

29-Jul-2021 4:05 PM EDT

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Masking, breakthrough infections and telehealth: Keck Medicine of USC experts on life after June 15

June 15 is a banner day in California. Most COVID-19 statewide restrictions will be eliminated, including physical distancing and in many situations, mask mandates. How will life change and how will it stay the same? Keck Medicine of USC experts...
14-Jun-2021 2:05 PM EDT

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

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COVID-19 update: coping with increased cases, breakthrough infections, national masking mandates and vaccine requirements

LOS ANGELES — COVID-19 continues to keep us on our toes, as the country now faces inc...
29 Jul 2021

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Jehni Robinson, MD, named president of USC Care Medical Group

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22 Jul 2021

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Keck Medicine of USC statements on labor activity

For more information, please contact th...
09 Jul 2021

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Masking, breakthrough infections and telehealth: Keck Medicine of USC experts on life after June 15

June 15 is a banner day in California. Most COVID-19 statewide restr...
14 Jun 2021

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Keck Medicine of USC Launches USC Cardiac and Vascular Institute

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Important vaccine update from Keck Medicine of USC

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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

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Keck Medicine of USC with vaccination update

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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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Keck Medicine of USC expands vaccinations

Dear Valued Patient, I am very happy to report that the number of COVID-19 cases in L...
26 Feb 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...
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