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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 [...]

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

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 PET-CT Scan Improves Detection of Cardiac Sarcoidosis

Using a new imaging technique that can diagnose cardiac sarcoidosis much more accurately than traditional tests, researchers from the University of Illinois at Chicago have found that the disease affects other organs in 40 percent of patients with cardiac sarcoidosis. The findings are published in the Journal of Nuclear Cardiology. Sarcoidosis is an inflammatory disease that [...]

By |2017-07-21T09:40:13-05:00July 21st, 2017|DOM Rheumatology News|Comments Off on New PET-CT Scan Improves Detection of Cardiac Sarcoidosis

Dr. Ozair Ziauddin selected to showcase research at conference

Under the tutelage of Dr. Shiva Arami, Dr. Ozair Ziauddin’s work on a case series title “ANCA associated vasculitis in patients with SLE” was selected for poster presentation at the Combined Annual Meeting of Central Society for Clinical and Translational Research (CSCTR) and Midwestern Regional Section of the American Federation for Medical Research (MWAFMR) Conference [...]

By |2017-07-26T12:09:47-05:00April 18th, 2017|DOM Rheumatology News|Comments Off on Dr. Ozair Ziauddin selected to showcase research at conference
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