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USC/Keck Loses Cardiology Fellowship Program

WayOutWestMomWayOutWestMom 10361 replies215 threads Senior Member
USC/Keck cardiology fellowship program has lost accreditation after allegations of sexual assaults by an attending were covered up by hospital administration.

https://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-usc-fellowship-accreditation-loss-20190425-story.html

Details of the alledged sexual assaults by Dr Guilliermo Cortes
http://4patientsafety.org/mdb/showdr.php?mainID=1390

This is the 2nd recent scandal involving USC/Keck. Last year the Dean of the medical school, Carmen Puliafito, was forced to resign after news broke of his hard core drug use (including using meth, while at work) and hard partying with gangs members and prostitutes.

https://www.latimes.com/local/california/la-me-usc-doctor-20170717-htmlstory.html
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