Office of Marketing and Communications
The Office of Marketing and Communications provides a variety of services for the University of South Carolina School of Medicine.  From developing marketing collateral to electronic communications, this office manages the initiation and consistent messaging with students, faculty, staff, the community, and other School of Medicine partners.

Recent Archived News

Make a lasting legacy to the USC School of Medicine -- brick by brick! — read more …

Department of Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Science shares prestigious national award for telepsychiatry read more...

SOM researchers find that chemicals found in flame retardants alter gene expression — read more

School seeks applications for Chief Medical Officer and Associate Dean for Medical Affairs. — read more…

Donald Saunders, School of Medicine Champion and Friend, Dies at 80 — read more…

Research from the Nagarkatti laboratory highlighted in PBS documentary —
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Medicaid Cuts Harm Children: "Let's not go there," blog by AAP President Dr. Marion Burton — read more…

First Chair of the Department of Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Science, Dr. Alexander Grant Donald, dies Saturday — read more…


Global Ultrasound Training in Tanzania

Wellness Week celebrated with a variety of activities the week of  November 28 to December 1  read more...

Trustees approve plan to expand medical education in Greenville and to explore opportunities with Palmetto Health to increase capacity for training more physicians at the School of Medicine in Columbia — read story ...

James R. Stallworth, M.D., wins 2010 Alpha Omega Alpha Robert J. Glaser Distinguished Teacher Award — Read More.

FAQ on medical-education expansion — read story ...

Dean Richard Hoppmann Selects 2009 Dean’s Distinguished Service Award Recipients — read story…

Making life easier for seniors
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Parent fills unique role in Pediatrics
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Website Policies and Guidelines
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School of Medicine students examine real patients to help improve their care of people with disabilities. See Mark's Story

Dr. Helmet Albrecht discuss the reality of the swine flu.  Full Story

Dr. Joshua T. Thornhill Appointed Associate Dean of Medical Education and Academic Affairs.  >>Full Story

Dr. Meera Narasimhan awarded $1 million NIH Grant.  >> Full Story

Mitzi Nagarkatti, Ph.D. and  Prakash Nagarkatti, Ph.D. awarded NIH grant for $1.55 million to study maternal and fetal health >> read story

Rachel Brown, MD receives USC 2011 Clinical Teaching Award— read more …

Graduate student hobnobs with Nobel Laureates — read more…

Dr. Sodetz Receives 2011 Governor's Award for Excellence in Scientific Research read more…

USC School of Medicine Military students show their ‘American Pride’ on Veterans Day during Spirit Week.  read more...

Department of Family and Preventive Medicine Researchers Awarded $1.17 million grant to study the health and well-being of adolescents and young adults with rare conditions — read more…




Applications invited from Faculty in categories  ‘Research Excellence -Innovative, Integration or Infrastructure’ supported by USC internal funding read read more...

Dr. Prakash Nagarkatti's laboratory discovers link between cannabis and immunosuppression — read more ...

Dean Hoppmann honors medical school faculty and staff

AOA Induction Banque. >> read story

Dr. Marion Burton to head nation's most prestigious organization for health and well-being of children. >> read story

Daniel "Bernie" Green, in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine, featured on WIS — read more

School of Medicine hosts First Military Match Day for medical students on scholarship with the military — read more

Patricia Witherspoon, MD, receives the 2011 Justice Award — read more

AOA Medical Honor Society banquet — view pictures

Darrel G. Kirch, MD, President and CEO of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) — presentation

SOM's Mike Yost one of 18 faculty chosen as 'Rising Stars' at USC. — read more

Jeffrey Guy, MD, receives prestigious Physician of the Year award. — read more

School of Medicine professor named TB Advocate of Year. — read more

Dr. Meera Narasimhan receives Outstanding Academician Award from the Indo American Psychiatric Association — read more

School of Medicine's ultrasound curriculum makes national news in the Chronicles of Higher Education — read more

Dr. Robert Price edits book on Confocal Microscopy, hosts workshop —
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Dr. Lucia Pirisi-Creek is the lead investigator for the State’s $16 million grant for biomedical research — read more …

Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society presents prestigious award to School of Medicine faculty member — Read More

R. Stephen Smith, M.D., FACS, named chair of the Department of Surgery at USC School of Medicine.— Read More

Narasimhan, M.D., honored with Visionary Award — Read More

Support the South Carolina Medical Alumni Challenge — Read More

Palmetto Health/USC School of Medicine Neurology Residency Program receives accreditation.— Read More

USC Sports Medicine Center debuts most powerful extremity MRI in South Carolina. — Read More

Ruth Riley named Assistant Dean for Executive Affairs at USC School of Medicine. — Read More

Join us in making USC School of Medicine-Columbia a healthy, tobacco and smoke-free campus! — Read More

School of Medicine graduate elected president of South Carolina Medical Association. — Read More

USC Faculty Awards presented to three School of Medicine educators. — Read More

South Carolina Beta Chapter of Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society holds spring induction — Read More

School of Medicine hosts SYNAPSE undergraduate research conference. — Read More

Research professor Bob Price elected as a Fellow of the Microscopy Society of America. — Read More

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