Founded in 1824, The Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) continues the tradition of excellence in education, research and patient care. MUSC educates and trains more than 3,000 students and 700 residents in six colleges and has nearly 13,000 employees, including approximately 1,500 faculty members. As the state’s only academic health science center and largest non-federal employer in Charleston, the university and its affiliates have collective annual budgets in excess of $2.4 billion, with an annual economic impact of nearly $4 billion and annual research funding in excess of $250 million. MUSC operates a 700-bed medical center, which includes a nationally recognized children's hospital, the NCI-designated Hollings Cancer Center, a Level I trauma center, Institute of Psychiatry, more than 100 outreach locations across the state, and South Carolina’s only transplant center.
MUSC Health welcomes new pediatric urologist
Dr. Alam looks beyond patients' 18th birthdays to consider how they can thrive in decades to come.
'Father of the Bridge Run' faces adversity head-on
Diagnosed with glioblastoma, Julian Smith creates a fund for cancer research.
Doctors test new avenue for treating aortic aneurysms
MUSC Health patient becomes first in state to be treated with new flexible stent.