In an effort to improve those numbers and remove any financial or transportation barriers that could deter screening, USG is providing a grant to cover the costs of HIV testing for USC students who face financial barriers; the HIV testing will be provided on campus by USC Student Health at both Engemann and Eric Cohen student health centers, and is available to undergraduate and graduate students.
Trojans Respect Consent, a new program of USC Student Health, that requires all incoming first-year undergraduate students to participate in a 90-minute workshop on affirmative consent, begins on September 9. The workshop centers on practicing how to engage in conversations about sexual activity with other students. Read more at USC News.
Hsia, who started at USC in July, will be a bridge between medical and mental health services for student patients. Her role as a behavioral health consultant was developed collaboratively between medical and mental health teams in USC Student Health, working on an integrative approach to patient care. Read more at USC News.
Although there are no measles cases confirmed at USC, the recent outbreak in Los Angeles County has given us an opportunity to remind members of our community how to protect themselves against this preventable and serious disease.
A “wellness-to-go” vending machine is stocked with everything from ibuprofen and thermometers to pregnancy tests and emergency contraception. The machine gives students 24/7 access to… Read more »
The 24-hour center is nationally recognized for its state-of-the-art sexual assault survivor care, such as specialized medical care, forensic services, counseling and support, advocacy and… Read more »