Tarina KangTarina Kang has been appointed chief medical officer for the University of Southern California Verdugo Hills Hospital. A clinical associate professor of emergency medicine at the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Kang has been serving as medical director of quality for Keck Medical Center of USC and medical director for evaluation and treatment. She holds a master of health administration degree from the Sol Price School of Public Policy at the University of Southern California and a medical degree from George Washington University.