Dr. Olamide Jarrett on the Front Lines of Ebola Crisis in Sierra Leone
Olamide Jarrett, assistant professor of medicine, traveled to Sierra Leone Nov. 15 to assist health care workers treating Ebola patients. She is volunteering in the Ebola Isolation Unit in a hospital in Sierra Leone, where many of her family live.
Dr. Shahrara Featured in Medical News Today
Shiva Shahrara, associate professor of medicine in the division of rheumatology, was featured in an article in Medical News Today. The article covered Dr. Shahrara’s study that concluded that the binding of a single receptor found on cells that accumulate in joints affected by rheumatoid arthritis induces a vicious cycle of inflammation and bone degradation.
EBOLA: What you need to know
Windy City LIVE invited Dr. Fred Zar, an infectious disease specialist with the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Medicine, to answer our questions about ebola and separate fact from fiction.
DOM Associate Vice Chairs Announced
We welcome the new Department of Medicine Associate Vice Chairs to the department leadership team. The Associate Vice Chairs will assist the Vice Chairs in their assigned missions and tasks.
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