Keck School of Medicine of USC


Recent Events

  • Welcome Bernadette Rodguez!

    Congratulations to the CTVIP’s new Program Specialist

    March 24, 2016
    On behalf of all of us at the CTVIP program, we are pleased to give a warm welcome to...

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  • Summer 2015 Clothing Drive

    USC CTVIP Cloting Drive

    July 15, 2015
    The CTVIP is partnering with Angel Bins to host a clothing drive!

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  • Congratulations Hope Velarde!

    USC CTVIP Passenger Safety Technician

    July 14, 2015
    Congratulations to our Program Specialist, Hope Velarde for completing the Certified Passenger...

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  • Spring 2015 Seminar Speaker

    May 22, 2015
    This event will be rescheduled for Fall 2015, stay tuned for updates!

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  • Community Awareness Resource Fair

    May 19, 2015
    It's a Family Affair:
    Community Awareness & Resource Fair featuring a PhotoVoice Exhibit...

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  • Community CPR Event

    USC CTVIP CPR

    May 19, 2015
    Community CPR will be participating in a Community Awareness and Resource Fair. Come stop by and learn the life-saving techniques of Hands-Only CPR....

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  • California School Nurses Organization

    May 9, 2015
    The CTVIP was invited to be a part of the California School Nurses Organization Spring Conference. We had a great time presenting our injury prevention program ThinkFirst...

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  • Violence, Guns & Gun Safety

    April 24, 2015
    The CTVIP held its very first “Violence, Guns & Gun Safety” presentation to the students at Kipp Charter Middle School in Boyle Heights. This presentation aimed to...

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  • CHIP Health Fair

    April 11, 2015
    The CTVIP will be participating in USC’s fifth annual Community Health Involvement Project (CHIP) health fair! The health fair will provide free services such as blood...

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  • Distracted Driving Awareness Month

    April 1, 2015
    Did you know?
    Each day in the United States, more than 9 people are killed and more than 1,153 people are seriously injured in crashes related to distracted driving...

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  • ThinkFirst at LAUSD

    March 24, 2015
    The CTVIP was invited to present ThinkFirst to the Los Angeles Unified School District East Nursing Division. All school nurses from the LAUSD East Nursing division...

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  • Career Development Speaker Series

    March 20, 2015
    Dr. Clark, a trauma surgeon from LAC+USC Medical Center has partnered with the CTVIP and Soledad Enrichment Action (SEA) for its very first Career Development...

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  • 2014 Holiday Helmet Drive

    USC CTVIP Helmet Drive

    November 18, 2014
    The USC CTVIP is hosting a Holiday Helmet Drive... Click below to download the flier for details.


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  • Cynthia Bir, PhD | AIMBE Interview

    October 29, 2014
    Cynthia Bir is an Emmy Award-winning biomedical engineer. That’s right. Bir studies how sports and battlefield injuries impact the body and she applies this knowledge as a lead...

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  • Fall 2014 Seminar Speaker

    October 28, 2014
    Injury Biomechanics Research - The rold of enineers in the protection of human lives. Dr. King will present a historical overview of how engineers have... Click below to download.

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  • Fall 2014 Newsletter

    September 17, 2014
    The Fall 2014 newsletter is our back to school issue and covers important public health topics to keep your children safe as they start a new school year. Click below to download.

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  • National Night Out 2014

    August 5, 2014
    Every first Tuesday of August, “National Night Out” is hosted to promote involvement in crime prevention activities, police-community partnerships and neighborhood safety. On August 5, the Los Angeles Police Department, National Night Out Organization, and communities...

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  • Congratulations Dr. Anglin!

    June 25, 2014
    Congratulations to Dr. Deirdre Anglin and the team at the East LA Women's Center, they have been recently awarded a USC Good Neighbor's Grant! The program, Promotoras Contra la Violencia brings awareness to the community about women's health issues and connects survivors...

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  • Summer 2014 Newsletter

    June 11, 2014
    This issue covers the latest community outreach programs along with the opening of the Biomechanics Injury Research Lab. Click below to download.


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  • Festival of Books

    April 12, 2014
    When the Festival of Books started in 1996, its goal was to bring together the people who create books with the people who love to read them. With over 150,000 people attending each year, the Festival of Books has been a great success and has...

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  • ThinkFirst

    January 31, 2014
    The CTVIP successfully implemented their first ThinkFirst program at Bravo Medical Magnet Senior High. The students learned about the importance of using your mind to protect your body from brain and spinal cord injuries. The program was...

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  • Helmets on Heads

    July 2013
    LAC+USC Medical Center discussed the importance of protecting the brain and fit 200 children with new Schwinn helmets at the local boys and girls club. BMX Star Steve McCann was on hand to assist with helmet fitting and raffling 2 Schwinn bicycles...

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  • Injury Prevention & Safety Day

    April 18, 2013
    Organized by Robert Carreon, LAC+USC's Injury Prevention Coordinator, the 1st Annual Injury Prevention and Safety Day on April 18th, at LAC+USC was quite a success. Participants included Judy Riches and Ellen Maniago from the Burn Center...

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  • Safe Kids Walk-This-Way

    September 3, 2012
    Dr. Kelly Katzberg, Shot Namoto, RN, Robert Carreon, RN and Graciela Magana, NP participated in a Safekids Walk-This-Way event at St. Dominick's School in Eagle Rock on behalf of USC's Center for Trauma, Violence and Injury Prevention (CTVIP)...

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