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SAVE the DATE – Scholarly Activities Day 2021

Scholarly Activities Day is back and will be held virtually! Register in advance at: https://go.uic.edu/DOMSAday2021   More News

UIC Cardiology Fellows on CARDIONERDS

The CardioNerds Cardiology Case Reports series shines light on the hidden curriculum of medical storytelling. CardioNerds (Amit Goyal & Karan Desai) join University of Illinois at Chicago cardiology fellows (Brody Slostad, Kavin Arasar, and Mary Rodriguez-Ziccardi) for a cup of tea from atop Hancock Tower! They discuss an illuminating case of altered mental status & electrical instability due to digitalis [...]

By |2021-01-04T11:30:12-06:00January 4th, 2021|Department of Medicine, DOM Cardiology News|Comments Off on UIC Cardiology Fellows on CARDIONERDS

Service Award Ceremony January 7, 2021

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Reprogramming immune cells to reduce inflammation, promote tissue repair

Macrophages are white blood cells that, depending on the signals they get from the immune system, become specialized in either increasing or decreasing inflammation. When macrophages are programmed to be pro-inflammatory, they help to increase inflammation, which is beneficial for fighting infections; when they are programmed to be anti-inflammatory, they help to decrease inflammation. This [...]

By |2020-08-27T13:03:12-05:00August 27th, 2020|Department of Medicine, DOM Cardiology News|Comments Off on Reprogramming immune cells to reduce inflammation, promote tissue repair

Dr. George T. Kondos named UI Health’s Top Box Doc

George T. Kondos, MD Let’s Talk about Dr. George Kondos Before and during the Covid-19 pandemic, Dr. Kondos has personified the UI Health Mission through his exceptional clinical care, compassion, and competence. Congratulations to Dr. George Kondos, our FY 2020, Quarter 3 “Top Box Doc”. This quarterly recognition is awarded to the physician [...]

By |2020-06-12T15:55:04-05:00June 12th, 2020|Department of Medicine, DOM Cardiology News|Comments Off on Dr. George T. Kondos named UI Health’s Top Box Doc

Save the Date: Ideas on Tap Research Mixer – January 23, 2020

12/3 Medicine Grand Rounds: “Lessons Learned from the Liver: Should We Re-consider Our Approach to Subspecialty Education Within Internal Medicine Residency Training

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By |2019-12-03T10:21:43-06:00December 3rd, 2019|Department of Medicine, DOM Cardiology News|Comments Off on 12/3 Medicine Grand Rounds: “Lessons Learned from the Liver: Should We Re-consider Our Approach to Subspecialty Education Within Internal Medicine Residency Training

Joan Briller, MD named to Crain’s Chicago List of Notable Woman in Health Care

Joan Briller, MD Dr. Joan Briller, professor of medicine in the Division of Cardiology, has been named one of Crain's Notable Women in Health Care. Crain's list of Notable Women in Health Care spotlights 50 accomplished professionals from different corners of the field. There are executives at top teaching hospitals as well as [...]

By |2019-11-08T10:27:31-06:00November 8th, 2019|Department of Medicine, DOM Cardiology News|Comments Off on Joan Briller, MD named to Crain’s Chicago List of Notable Woman in Health Care

Department of Medicine FY2018 Annual Report

Dear Colleagues, I am excited to present our inaugural Annual Report of the Department of Medicine (DOM) at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago. The report highlights accomplishments for the fiscal year 2018. Since arriving in the DOM, it has been my pleasure to welcome seven new division chiefs, all who are [...]

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

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