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Univision Chicago interviewed Dr. Olga Garcia-Bedoya about the All of Us Research Program

Univision Chicago interviewed Dr. Olga Garcia-Bedoya, associate professor of medicine in the division of academic internal medicine, about the All of Us Research Program and the unveiling a new mobile research clinic. Watch the story online: https://bit.ly/2YevNQg UIC’s All of Us Research Program is part of the Illinois Precision Medicine Consortium. All of Us is [...]

By |2019-05-17T10:37:39-05:00May 17th, 2019|Department of Medicine, DOM AIM News|Comments Off on Univision Chicago interviewed Dr. Olga Garcia-Bedoya about the All of Us Research Program

Dr. Patricia W. Finn Joins MSTP Leadership

We are excited to announce that Dr. Patricia W. Finn has joined the Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) leadership team as an Associate Director of the MSTP.  She will bring her experience as a seasoned physician-scientist and mentor to the MSTP and help round out the leadership team.  In addition, she has a strong record [...]

By |2019-05-01T10:07:26-05:00May 1st, 2019|Department of Medicine, DOM Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep, and Allergy News|Comments Off on Dr. Patricia W. Finn Joins MSTP Leadership

New institute aims to put designers at the table for health care decision-making

The health care delivery spectrum (Illustration: Kim Erwin/UIC) The new Institute for Healthcare Delivery Design at the University of Illinois at Chicago has a unique mission: to transform the health care system into one that is intentionally and expertly designed with people — patients, families and clinicians — at the center. “We need [...]

By |2019-04-30T10:46:43-05:00April 30th, 2019|Department of Medicine, DOM Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep, and Allergy News|Comments Off on New institute aims to put designers at the table for health care decision-making

CDIS Colloquium Series – “Juvenile Justice Reform: Seeking to Improve Procedural Justice for Youth”

CDIS Colloquium Series Co-Sponsored by CDIS, Richard Weber, and the Center for Clinical and Translational Science “Juvenile Justice Reform: Seeking to Improve Procedural Justice for Youth” Matthew Aalsma, MA, PhD, HSPP Professor of Pediatrics Indiana University School of Medicine Thursday, May 9th, 2019 11:00am — 12:30pm College of Medicine Research Building 909 S. Wolcott, Room [...]

By |2019-04-23T12:49:48-05:00April 23rd, 2019|DOM CDIS Events|Comments Off on CDIS Colloquium Series – “Juvenile Justice Reform: Seeking to Improve Procedural Justice for Youth”

Dr. Susan Bleasdale weighs in on new drug resistant fungus

Dr. Susan Bleasdale is quoted in an article on CNN.com about the new multi-drug resistant fungus Candida auris, which is taking hold at hospitals across the country. The patients Dr. Bleasdale has seen in Illinois, for example, are chronically ill people who acquired the fungus in long-term care facilities, where they receive a number of [...]

By |2019-04-10T12:13:42-05:00April 10th, 2019|Department of Medicine, DOM Infectious Diseases News|Comments Off on Dr. Susan Bleasdale weighs in on new drug resistant fungus

Introducing Work in Progress (WIP) Seminars and One-on-One Consulting

Work in Progress (WIP) Seminars Please join us for monthly Work in Progress (WIP) seminars where faculty, staff, students, and others interested in dissemination and implementation-related research can: Share their work Receive feedback about ideas Explore potential partnerships Presentations are 30 – 45 minutes followed by discussion. Potential topics include (but are not limited to): [...]

By |2019-04-01T17:15:56-05:00March 29th, 2019|DOM Center for Dissemination and Implementation News|Comments Off on Introducing Work in Progress (WIP) Seminars and One-on-One Consulting

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