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UIC to lead national COPD clinical trial

The University of Illinois at Chicago will lead a $14.6 million, multi-center research project to determine which of two drugs — azithromycin, an antibiotic, or roflumilast, an anti-inflammatory medication — is the mosteffective at treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, which is also known as COPD. Illustration: UIC Institute for Healthcare Delivery Design/Naumita Pereira [...]

By |2019-06-04T12:56:24-05:00June 4th, 2019|Department of Medicine, DOM Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep, and Allergy News|Comments Off on UIC to lead national COPD clinical trial

Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism Receives Philanthropic Gift from Medical School Alumni

We are excited to announce that the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, and Dr. Bryan Layden has received a philanthropic gift from one of the University of Illinois College of Medicine most accomplished medical school alumni, Dr. Lester Salans. Dr. Salans is internationally recognized in the fields of diabetes mellitus, obesity and [...]

By |2019-05-28T11:59:35-05:00May 28th, 2019|Department of Medicine, DOM Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism News|Comments Off on Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism Receives Philanthropic Gift from Medical School Alumni

Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism Receives Philanthropic Gift from Medical School Alumni

We are excited to announce that the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism, and Dr. Bryan Layden has received a philanthropic gift from one of the University of Illinois College of Medicine most accomplished medical school alumni, Dr. Lester Salans. Dr. Salans is internationally recognized in the fields of diabetes mellitus, obesity, and [...]

By |2019-05-28T11:31:09-05:00May 28th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism Receives Philanthropic Gift from Medical School Alumni

Leadership Announcement: Dr. Nadera Sweiss appointed Division Chief of Rheumatology

It is my pleasure to announce that Nadera J. Sweiss MD, Professor of Medicine, has accepted the division chief of rheumatology position. Dr. Sweiss directs the UI Health Cold Hand Clinic and the Bernie Mac Sarcoidosis Translational Advanced Research (STAR) Center. The STAR Center provides clinical services for sarcoidosis patients and also conducts [...]

By |2019-05-21T15:17:12-05:00May 21st, 2019|Department of Medicine, DOM Rheumatology News|Comments Off on Leadership Announcement: Dr. Nadera Sweiss appointed Division Chief of Rheumatology

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It is my pleasure to announce that Nadera J. Sweiss MD, Professor of Medicine, has accepted the division chief of rheumatology position. Dr. Sweiss directs the UI Health Cold Hand Clinic and the Bernie Mac Sarcoidosis Translational Advanced Research (STAR) Center. The STAR Center provides clinical services for sarcoidosis patients and also conducts [...]

By |2019-05-21T14:24:49-05:00May 21st, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Leadership Announcement: Dr. Nadera Sweiss appointed division chief of rheumatology Text body and Image attached:

UIC Chapter for the American Medicine Women’s Association host Women in Medicine Event

The UIC Chapter for the American Medicine Women's Association hosted the Women in Medicine: Pathways to Careers and Change event. The event featured a panel of physicians and women's health professionals from the University of Illinois at Chicago Department of Medicine who discussed becoming a leader in medicine and advocacy for women's health. The panel [...]

By |2019-05-21T14:02:33-05:00May 21st, 2019|Department of Medicine|Comments Off on UIC Chapter for the American Medicine Women’s Association host Women in Medicine Event

Patricia Finn, MD Named President-Elect of the Association of Professors of Medicine

Patricia FinnDepartment and ChairDepartment of Medicine Dr. Patricia Finn, Earl M. Bane Professor, professor of medicine and microbiology/immunology, head of the Department of Medicine, and associate dean for strategic initiatives at the University of Illinois College of Medicine, has been elected president-elect of the Association of Professors of Medicine (APM).   Founded in [...]

By |2019-03-25T21:00:29-05:00March 25th, 2019|Department of Medicine|Comments Off on Patricia Finn, MD Named President-Elect of the Association of Professors of Medicine

Congratulations to the Winners of the Scientific Excellence Awards

-------- The Department of Medicine hosted its annual Scholarly Activities Day on March 7th. The theme for the day was Innovations in Clinical and Basic Science  Dr. Kathy Griendling, Professor of Medicine, at Emory University was the keynote speaker who gave a talk entitled Poldip2, Nox4, and Vascular Disease. The [...]

By |2019-03-25T10:31:32-05:00March 22nd, 2019|Department of Medicine|Comments Off on Congratulations to the Winners of the Scientific Excellence Awards

Medicine Grand Rounds | March 26, 2019

“Advances in Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease” Featuring speaker Arlene Chapman, MD Tuesday, March 26, 2019 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm College of Medicine Research Building Moss Auditorium                     More News

By |2019-03-21T21:31:21-05:00March 21st, 2019|Department of Medicine|Comments Off on Medicine Grand Rounds | March 26, 2019