Monthly Archives: May 2018

Great News from the Roth Lab

Dr. Biji Mathew, a Research Assistant Professor in the Roth lab, has received a National Glaucoma Research Award from the Bright Focus Foundation. The two years of funding will support studies on extracellular vesicles, naturally occurring nanoparticles, as novel treatment for glaucoma. https://www.brightfocus.org/ Sophie Tran, a second year Honors College undergraduate at UIC, has received [...]

By |2018-05-22T13:58:07-05:00May 22nd, 2018|Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology - News|Comments Off on Great News from the Roth Lab

UI COM Honors Drs. Rena Beckerly and Steven Roth

Last week, departments across the UI College of Medicine came together to celebrate the achievements of some of their faculty. Dr. Rena Beckerly received the Department's Rising Star Award and Dr. Steven Roth received the Faculty of the Year Award. Congratulations, to both Drs. Beckerly and Roth!

By |2018-05-17T13:51:38-05:00May 17th, 2018|Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology - News|Comments Off on UI COM Honors Drs. Rena Beckerly and Steven Roth

New Fellowship Program

The Department of Medicine has a new fellowship program.  Dr. Saul Weiner is co‐directing the new fellowship program entitle “Clinical Leaders and Academic Scholars (CLASS)”. The program is geared toward preparing physicians for leadership in medical education, clinical services, and research. The goal of the fellowship program is to graduate collaborative and self‐directed continuous learners [...]

By |2018-05-25T15:47:05-05:00May 15th, 2018|Department of Medicine, DOM AIM News|Comments Off on New Fellowship Program

Dr. Patricia W. Finn recipient of 2018 College of Medicine Distinguished Faculty Award

Dr. Patricia W. Finn, Head, Department of Medicine Dr. Patricia W. Finn was selection as recipient of the 2018 College of Medicine Distinguished Faculty Award. Dr. Finn was chosen for this honor by her peers in recognition of her national and international reputation as an expert pulmonary scientist, strong record of extramural [...]

By |2018-05-25T15:23:08-05:00May 12th, 2018|Department of Medicine|Comments Off on Dr. Patricia W. Finn recipient of 2018 College of Medicine Distinguished Faculty Award

COM Faculty Recognition Ceremony 2018

Dr. Della Torre has made significant contributions to the Department’s educational and scholarly missions.  Since joining the Department in 2015, Dr. Della Torre has provided ongoing research mentorship for medical students, residents and fellows. Congratulations to Dr. Micaela Della Torre who was presented today with the OBGYN Rising Star Award for 2018!

By |2018-05-11T16:03:25-05:00May 11th, 2018|OB/GYN - News|Comments Off on COM Faculty Recognition Ceremony 2018