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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

New 1 year fellowship in Interventional Pulmonology

The Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep and Allergy is pleased to announce a 1 year fellowship in Interventional Pulmonology in an new collaboration with the Chicago Chest Center. Program accreditation, which is newly offered this year and for which we are already provisionally accredited until 2020,  is under the joint auspices of the American [...]

By |2018-07-24T15:13:12-05:00July 24th, 2018|Department of Medicine, DOM Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep, and Allergy News|Comments Off on New 1 year fellowship in Interventional Pulmonology

Overcoming past mistakes with patients in medical research

Dr. Robert Winn, associate vice chancellor for health affairs and director of the University of Illinois Cancer Center, is quoted in an article in Modern Healthcare on building trust among patients considering enrolling in clinical trials. UI Health is one of the institutions taking part in the All of Us Precision Medicine Program, an NIH-funded [...]

By |2017-09-06T13:30:24-05:00August 17th, 2017|DOM Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep, and Allergy News|Comments Off on Overcoming past mistakes with patients in medical research

Dr. Kevin Haas receives Respiratory Health Association Award

Dr. Kevin Haas received a Respiratory Health Association (RHS) award for his research entitled “Pulmonary Nodule Diagnostic and Therapeutic Timeliness Study (PuNDiTT)”. On hand to present the award were Mr. Joel Africk, President & Chief Executive Officer of Respiratory Health Association and DOM faculty Dr. Kevin Kovitz (Pulmonary) and Dr. Lawrence Feldman (Hematology/Oncology). The RHA [...]

By |2017-07-21T15:46:58-05:00July 21st, 2017|DOM Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep, and Allergy News|Comments Off on Dr. Kevin Haas receives Respiratory Health Association Award

Dr. Robert Winn Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Dr. Robert Winn, Professor or Medicine, received the Continuing Umbrella of Research Experiences (CURE) Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Cancer Institute. Lifetime Achievement honorees are former CURE scholars who have successfully navigated the CURE pipeline. They are leaders in their fields and have made significant contributions to cancer research and workforce diversity. Dr. Winn acknowledges that [...]

By |2017-07-25T10:19:07-05:00July 5th, 2017|DOM Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep, and Allergy News|Comments Off on Dr. Robert Winn Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Dr. Dustin Fraidenburg Attends American Thoracic Society to Discuss Policy Priorities

On March 29, 2017, over 40 American Thoracic Society (ATS) members and patient advocates traveled to Capitol Hill to encourage increased research funding, health care reform that ensures affordable health insurance coverage and legislation to expand research and treatment for veterans with burn pit exposures. ATS members came from 23 states across the country to [...]

By |2017-07-25T10:25:52-05:00April 25th, 2017|DOM Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep, and Allergy News|Comments Off on Dr. Dustin Fraidenburg Attends American Thoracic Society to Discuss Policy Priorities