The Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology will be hosting two Dr. C.M. Craig Fellowship recipients this summer, Jessica Strzepka and Alvin George. Jessica will be working on a project under the guidance of Dr. Barbara Jung, Chief of the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology while Alvin will be under the tutelage of Dr. Robert Carroll, [...]
Congratulations Dr. Nancy Freitag for winning your 3rd Golden Apple, this time nominated by the M2 class!
Pradeep K. Dudeja, PhD, Professor of Physiology & Director, Divisional Scholarly Activities in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology is being honored with the Takeda Distinguished Scientist Award from the American Physiological Society (APS), GI‐Liver section for the year 2018. This award recognizes an outstanding internationally recognized investigator and represents one of the highest honors [...]
Dr. Barbara Jung, Chief of the Division Gastroenterology and Hepatology, and her lab will be mentoring Alyssa Murillo, a recipient of a 2017 Investing in the Future Student Research Fellowship. The fellowship is sponsored by the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Institute and requires recipients to work on a research project for a minimum of eight [...]
Welcome Naha Fatima to the department as the new General Office Aide!
Welcome DeWan Frazier to the department as the new Information Technology Support Associate!
Congratulations Joshua Ames for being awarded a NSF Graduate Research Fellowship!
Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Spring Meeting 2017, Austin, TX UIC Division of Pediatric Anesthesia
March 2017 RESEARCH ABSTRACTS Helen Lee, MD, MPH€; Nisha Mehta, DDS; Lucia Lopez, MDǂ; David Avenetti, DDS, MPH. Parental Informed Consent Among Children undergoing General Anesthesia and Moderate Sedation for Dental Procedures: Is it Adequate? Nick Dalesio, MD; Gabriel Pollock, MDǂ; Helen Lee, MD, MPH€; Wil van Cleve, MD, MPH. Complications After Tonsillectomy in Children Less [...]
Dr. Paula Allen‐Meares was appointed to the National Academy of Medicine (NAM) Nominating Committee by Victor Dzau, president, and the NAM Council. This committee will oversee the preparation of candidate slates for both the NAM Council and the first election of the NAM Home Secretary. Dr. Allen‐Meares and 17 other individuals were selected from a [...]