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  • First Female Dean 'a Sea of Change' at USC's Scandal-Plagued Medical School Laura Mosqueda, a geriatrician, wants to train new doctors to better care for elderly people as the country’s population ages. She will face a big challenge as USC reels from drug and sexual misconduct scandals that have enraged students and landed the university in legal hot water.
  • Informed Consent Ruling Could Burden Physicians, Experts Say Excess caution after a Pennsylvania decision about informed consent may unnecessarily burden physicians and sideline other qualified medical professionals, say lawyers who studied the case.

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