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Thompson receives Innovations in Academia honor

Paul Thompson, PhD, a professor at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, recently won the top prize in an international competition called Innovations in Academia.

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Paul Thompson, PhD, a professor at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, recently won the top prize in an international competition called Innovations in
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10 Skin Cancer Facts You Probably Didn't Know

We all know that it's important to wear sunscreen daily, check for dark moles, and wear a big hat when the weather is particularly sunny.

But with so much new research coming out and guidelines changing, there might be some new skin cancer facts you didn't know — but should. http://ow.ly/N9d57
Heads up: SPF 100 does not mean 100% coverage.
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Recognition awards celebrate nurses

A group of nurses across Keck Medicine of USC were recognized in May for their hard work and dedication to exceptional patient care.

The 2015 Nursing Recognition Awards were announced May 6 at a ceremony in Hoffman Café at Keck Hospital of USC. http://ow.ly/N6JrS
A group of nurses across Keck Medicine of USC were recognized in May for their hard work and dedication to exceptional patient care. The 2015 Nursing
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In July 2013, USC went live with our electronic medical record (EMR), Cerner and instantly were transported from a primitive patient data structure to the most up-to-date method of medical documentation and care delivery. http://ow.ly/N6xt0
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Dean’s Scholar gets a first-hand look into #ophthalmology career #KeckMedUSC http://ow.ly/MLlpY
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Learn about your eye health!

USC Eye Institute ophthalmologist Vivek R. Patel, MD, associate professor of ophthalmology at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, provides tips for healthy vision.

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Congratulations to Sabba Quidwai, MA, director of Innovative Learning for the Keck School of Medicine of USC Physician Assistant program, who has been selected as an Apple

Distinguished Educator. Sabba is one of more than 640 new ADEs selected as part of a competitive process, and joins more than 2,000 other ADES in advising Apple on how to bring technology into learning, and devising new ways of engaging students with technology.

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Two PA educators have been selected as Apple Distinguished Educators (ADE): Elias Villarreal, Jr., MPAS, PA-C, clinical associate professor in The University of Texas – Pan American PA department and chair of PAEA’s Awards Committee, and Sabba Quidwai, MA, director of Innovative Education for the Keck School of Medicine at USC, who will be a regular contributor …
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Congratulations, Dr. Daneshmand! And, THANK YOU, +Scott Petinga :)
 
I started the TH!NK DIFFERENT Foundation to spark innovation in ‪#‎healthcare‬ after years of a difficult medical journey. Dr. Sia Daneshmand, of +Keck Medicine of USC, won Best of Poster at the American Urological Association Annual Meeting 2015, for his research work in the Penile/Testis/Urethral cancer category, thanks in part to a grant from the TH!NK DIFFERENT Foundation. Very excited for this accomplishment and its advancement in the name of science! Learn more: http://bit.ly/1Ba3ksB
Scott Petinga shares his story and experience of his partnership with USC Norris. Read about Scott's battle with cancer and how USC Noris research helped.
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Family income, parental education related to brain structure in youths
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Characterizing associations between socioeconomic factors and children’s brain development, a team including investigators from nine universities across the
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Gift of $7.5 million establishes Hastings Center for Pulmonary Research

With the goal of enhancing research related to lung disease, the Hastings Foundation has pledged $7.5 million over five years to establish the Hastings Center for Pulmonary Research (HCPR) at Keck Medicine of USC.

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A rodent’s incisors never stop growing. It’s one of the reasons that mice gnaw through cupboards, hamsters chomp mindlessly on metal cage bars, and rats will
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Introduction
Keck Medicine of USC is the University of Southern California's medical enterprise, one of only two university-owned academic medical centers in the Los Angeles area. 

Encompassing academic, research and clinical entities, it consists of the Keck School of Medicine of USC, the region’s first medical school; the renowned USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, one of the first comprehensive cancer centers established in the United States; the USC Care Medical Group, the medical faculty practice; the Keck Medical Center of USC, which includes two acute care hospitals: 401-licensed bed Keck Hospital of USC and 60-licensed bed USC Norris Cancer Hospital; and USC Verdugo Hills Hospital, a 158-licensed bed community hospital. It also includes outpatient facilities in Beverly Hills, downtown Los Angeles, La Cañada Flintridge, Pasadena, and the USC University Park Campus. USC faculty physicians and Keck School of Medicine departments also have practices throughout Los Angeles and Orange counties. 

The Keck Medicine of USC world-class medical facilities are staffed by nearly 600 physicians who are faculty at the renowned Keck School of Medicine of USC and part of USC Care Medical Group. They are not only clinicians, but cutting-edge researchers, leading professors and active contributors to national and international professional medical societies and associations. 

For more information, go to keckmedicine.org