Dr. Cordoba-Chacon gave talk at the Maimonides Institute for Biomedical Research of Cordoba

Dr. Jose Cordoba-Chacon was invited by the Maimonides Institute for Biomedical Research of Cordoba (Cordoba, Spain) to give a talk about the role of hepatocyte PPAR gamma in non-alcoholic steatohepatitis. In his talk Dr. Cordoba-Chacon reviewed the effects of the PPAR gamma agonists (Thiazolidinediones or TZD)  in diabetes and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and [...]

By |2018-07-25T10:05:46-05:00July 20th, 2018|DOM Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism News|Comments Off on Dr. Cordoba-Chacon gave talk at the Maimonides Institute for Biomedical Research of Cordoba

“NMA: The Pursuit of Equitable Health Care” by Nicole Thompson, MD, featured in ASA Monitor

Dr. Nicole Thompson, serves as the Anesthesiology Section Chair of the National Medical Association. In this month’s issue of the ASA Monitor, she discusses how the NMA is committed to Equitable Health Care and how Anesthesiology has made an impact on that goal. Please click below for article. NATIONAL MEDICAL ASSOCIATION:The Pursuit of Equitable Health Care

By |2018-07-10T16:10:17-05:00July 10th, 2018|Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology - News|Comments Off on “NMA: The Pursuit of Equitable Health Care” by Nicole Thompson, MD, featured in ASA Monitor

Drs. Joan Briller and George T. Kondos recognized among Chicago’s Top Cardiologists

Dr. Joan Briller Dr. George T. Kondos Drs. Joan Briller and George T. Kondos, both cardiologists, were recognized in Chicago magazine's list of "Chicago's Top Cardiologists" in the June/July 2018 issue of the magazine. Dr. Briller, director of the Cardiovascular Program for Women, also was highlighted for co-authoring a recent study [...]

By |2018-07-06T14:34:32-05:00July 6th, 2018|Department of Medicine, DOM Cardiology News|Comments Off on Drs. Joan Briller and George T. Kondos recognized among Chicago’s Top Cardiologists

Dr. Paula Allen-Meares served on committee that produced report released by National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

In mid-May, 2018, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NAM) released a report detailing a proposal to focus on long-term goals and coordination of care across service sectors for programs and services for children with disabilities. Dr. Paula Allen-Meares is an elected member of NAM and was invited to serve, by the president [...]

By |2018-07-11T10:05:11-05:00July 6th, 2018|Department of Medicine, DOM Infectious Diseases News|Comments Off on Dr. Paula Allen-Meares served on committee that produced report released by National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

Dr. Mary Stephenson honored by international medical society

Dr. Mary Stephenson, UIC’s head of obstetrics and gynecology, has been awarded Fellow ad eundem by the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG). The RCOG is an international organization of more than 16,000 members dedicated to improving the standard of care provided to women globally and encouraging [...]

By |2021-04-02T19:17:32-05:00July 5th, 2018|OB/GYN - News|Comments Off on Dr. Mary Stephenson honored by international medical society

Dr. John T. Daugirdas awarded 2018 American Society of Nephrology Belding H. Scribner Award

John T. Daugirdas, MD, FASN John T. Daugirdas, MD, FASN, clinical professor of medicine in the division of nephrology, was awarded the 2018 American Society of Nephrology Belding H. Scribner Award. The Belding H. Scribner Award was established in 1995 in honor of Dr. Scribner, who developed the arteriovenous shunt that first made [...]

By |2018-07-06T11:24:45-05:00July 1st, 2018|Department of Medicine, DOM Nephrology News|Comments Off on Dr. John T. Daugirdas awarded 2018 American Society of Nephrology Belding H. Scribner Award
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