Monthly Archives: February 2019

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Christine Park, MD, Receives the Society for Simulation in Healthcare’s (SSH) Presidential Citation

Christine Park, MD, received the Society for Simulation in Healthcare's (SSH) Presidential Citation at its annual flagship meeting in January 2019. Dr. Park is an internationally recognized leader in simulation and the 2017 president of SSH. The citation was presented by 2018 SSH President Joseph Lopreiato for her exceptional service to the society and to [...]

By |2019-03-06T12:46:00-05:00February 28th, 2019|Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology - News|Comments Off on Christine Park, MD, Receives the Society for Simulation in Healthcare’s (SSH) Presidential Citation

Medicine Grand Rounds | March 5, 2019

  The next Medicine Grand Rounds topic of discussion will be "Food as Medicine for Chronic Kidney Disease," featuring guest speaker Deidra Crews, MD, ScM. It will be held on: Tuesday, March 5th at 12pm - 1pm College of Medicine Research Building Moss Auditorium                 More News  

By |2019-03-06T11:07:04-05:00February 27th, 2019|Department of Medicine|Comments Off on Medicine Grand Rounds | March 5, 2019

Lunch Event with Kent Hoskins: “Precision Medicine, Cancer Genetic Risk Assessment, and Health Disparities”

  Join us next week for our next free lunch lecture, featuring Kent Hoskins, MD. He will be presenting on "Precision Medicine, Cancer Genetic Risk Assessment, and Health Disparities." Thursday, February 28, 2019 12:30-1:30 PM College of Medicine Research Building Moss Auditorium Free pizza will be provided. More News

By |2019-02-27T11:45:18-05:00February 25th, 2019|Department of Medicine|Comments Off on Lunch Event with Kent Hoskins: “Precision Medicine, Cancer Genetic Risk Assessment, and Health Disparities”

UI Cancer Center Teams with Wellness House on Survivorship Programs

Cancer patients and their families living on Chicago’s West and South Sides now have access to free supportive therapy and survivorship programs close to home, thanks to a collaboration between Wellness House and the University of Illinois Cancer Center, part of the University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System, or UI Health. The programs, [...]

By |2019-02-27T11:14:53-05:00February 20th, 2019|Department of Medicine|Comments Off on UI Cancer Center Teams with Wellness House on Survivorship Programs

New UIC center aims to improve research impact

The UIC Center for Dissemination and Implementation Science (CDIS) has a simple vision: to improve health around the world by speeding the delivery of proven interventions and programs to the people who will most benefit from them. “In order to effectively disseminate interventions and programs, we need to know more about how to design interventions [...]

By |2019-02-08T11:58:12-05:00February 8th, 2019|Department of Medicine|Comments Off on New UIC center aims to improve research impact

22 department of medicine providers named among the region’s top physicians

Twenty two department of medicine providers were named among the region's top physicians by Castle Connolly, the consumer healthcare guide. Seven of the recognized providers were featured in Chicago magazine's January 2019 "Top Doctors" list. More News