1/3 – Update to COVID-19 Isolation Criteria and other Key Health Reminders

We are looking forward to seeing you all back for the spring semester and hope you have had a restful and happy winter break. As we prepare to greet one another in person again, please remember to take precautions regarding COVID-19 in our campus communities. Review the NEW information related to masking when returning to classes and work; travel from China (PRC, Hong Kong, Macau) and isolation criteria for students.

9/29 – Flu Vaccination, COVID-19 Boosters, Updates

Sept. 29, 2022 TO:       USC Students, Faculty, and University Staff FR:       Sarah Van Orman, MD, MMM, FACHA, Chief Health Officer, USC Student Health, Division Chief for College Health, Keck School of Medicine of USC As we enter respiratory illness season, we strongly encourage all students, faculty, and staff to receive their flu vaccination, ideally before November 1, 2022. We…

9/6- Student mental health and well-being

Sept. 6, 2022 TO: USC Students FROM:                    Sarah Van Orman, MD MMD FACHA; Chief Health Officer, USC Student Health, Keck Medicine of USC; Associate Vice Provost; Division Chief for College Health, Keck School of Medicine Broderick Leaks, PhD, Director of Counseling and Mental Health Services, USC Student Health, Keck Medicine of USC; Vice Chair of College Mental…

8/2-COVID-19 safety and other key reminders

To:       USC Students Cc:       USC Faculty and Staff, USC Parents Re:       COVID-19 Safety and Other Key Reminders Fr:        Sarah Van Orman, MD, MMM, FACHA We are looking forward to a vibrant fall semester, and the arrival of our students for the beginning of the academic year. As we prepare to greet one another in…

5/3 – Update on COVID-19 Procedures

May 3, 2022 To:       USC Community Fr:        Sarah Van Orman, Chief Health Officer, USC Student Health             Division Chief for College Health, Keck School of Medicine of USC RE:       Update on COVID-19 Procedures The following information provides updated guidance on campus procedures related to COVID-19 safety and public health notifications to our campus community. Currently,…

2/25- COVID-19 Masking Update for Campuses

February 25, 2022 TO:      USC Students, Faculty and University Staff FR:      Sarah Van Orman, MD, MMM, FACHA, Chief Health Officer, USC Student Health             Division Chief for College Health, Keck School of Medicine of USC             Deona Willes, MPH, CLS Executive Director, Environmental Health and Safety RE:      COVID-19 Masking Update for Campuses As COVID-19 cases…