Department of Family Medicine
About the Department
Advancing the quality of patient care remains at the heart of what we do. The exceptional team at the Department of Family Medicine combines high-tech, high-touch holistic primary care for patients of all ages — from newborns to seniors. We strive to shift the emphasis in clinical care from “illness” to “wellness.”
The department’s inter-professional, patient-centered services include a commitment to the underserved of Los Angeles, ensuring all patients receive top-quality, compassionate medical care — whatever their needs or circumstances may be. Department Chair, Laura Mosqueda, MD, and other Family Medicine faculty are nationally recognized for their work with the elderly; the department houses the country’s only National Center on Elder Abuse.
National Physician Assistant group honors USC’s PA ProgramThe Primary Care Physician Assistant Program at Keck Medicine of USC has won a prestigious award from the national Physician Assistant Education Association. The Excellence Through Diversity Award was presented Nov. 13 during the organization’s Education Forum held in Washington, DC. In addition to the USC winners, the organization recognized nine individuals who were chosen
A Family’s Experience with Elder Abuse: A Poetry Reading
Hastings Auditorium, Room 100, Hoffman Medical Research Building, USC Health Sciences Campus
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm