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UIC Epilepsy Research in the News

Chicago Tribune News   The Chicago Tribune covered a new study led by Dr. Dilip Pandey, associate professor of neurology and rehabilitation in the UIC College of Medicine, that found that people with epilepsy living in high-crime areas in Chicago have more seizures than people living in low-crime areas. Read the full article here:  https://trib.in/2DWvFy2 [...]

By |2019-01-03T20:15:30-05:00January 3rd, 2019|Neurology and Rehabilitation|Comments Off on UIC Epilepsy Research in the News

The 2018 Rhea and Louis D. Boshes Lectureship

The Annual 2018 Rhea and Louis D. Boshes Lectureship & the Neuropsychiatric Institute 75th Anniversary Celebration Nobel-laureate Eric R. Kandel, M.D. The Department of Neurology and Rehabilitation at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine is pleased to announce that the 2017-18 Annual Rhea and Louis D. Boshes History of Neurology [...]

By |2018-03-26T15:46:50-05:00March 1st, 2018|Neurology and Rehabilitation|Comments Off on The 2018 Rhea and Louis D. Boshes Lectureship

Exciting academic partnership between UIC & Schwab in rehabilitation

Exciting academic partnership between UIC & Schwab in rehabilitation The Department of Neurology and Rehabilitation at UIH has undergone a major change in the last 6 months. In continued pursuit of clinical and academic excellence, University of Illinois has partnered with Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital to provide rehabilitation services and add a new academic partner in [...]

By |2018-03-01T21:03:32-05:00January 29th, 2018|Neurology and Rehabilitation|Comments Off on Exciting academic partnership between UIC & Schwab in rehabilitation

Welcome Dr. Abrams as Section Chief & Director of the Neuromuscular Center

Welcome Dr. Abrams as Section Chief & Director of the Neuromuscular Center The Neuromuscular division of the Department of Neurology and Rehabilitation at UIH has taken off! The Division delivers patient care in its three multidisciplinary clinics. The Muscular Dystrophy Association sponsored Certified Care Center provides medical services for patients with any of 40 acquired [...]

By |2018-03-01T20:59:59-05:00January 29th, 2018|Neurology and Rehabilitation|Comments Off on Welcome Dr. Abrams as Section Chief & Director of the Neuromuscular Center

Predictors of elevated intracranial hypertension in spontaneous supratentorial intracranial hemorrhage

Predictors of elevated intracranial hypertension in spontaneous supratentorial intracranial hemorrhage   Dr. Gabriela Trifan, PGY3 Resident I started my research career early after finishing medical school. At that time, I was fortunate enough to meet and work closely with a renowned physicist - Dr. Mark Haacke the creator of SWI (susceptibility weighted imaging) [...]

By |2018-03-01T21:02:08-05:00January 29th, 2018|Neurology and Rehabilitation|Comments Off on Predictors of elevated intracranial hypertension in spontaneous supratentorial intracranial hemorrhage

Big Data in Healthcare & Medicine: The Implementation

Big Data in Healthcare & Medicine: The Implementation   Dr. Monique Diaz My name is Monique Diaz M.D. and I am pleased to have returned to my roots at the University of Illinois at Chicago for a fellowship in clinical informatics. I attended medical school at UIC and went on to do residency [...]

By |2018-03-01T21:03:08-05:00January 29th, 2018|Neurology and Rehabilitation|Comments Off on Big Data in Healthcare & Medicine: The Implementation

Predictors of Vasospasm in SubArachnoid Hemorrhage

Predictors of Vasospasm in SubArachnoid Hemorrhage   Muhammad Rizwan Husain, MD PGY-3 Neurology Resident These are exciting times to be a resident in neurology, where the field has considerably evolved over the last few decades. Many decades ago, neurology was thought of as only a field attributed to diagnosing neurological conditions, with very [...]

By |2018-03-01T21:03:11-05:00January 29th, 2018|Neurology and Rehabilitation|Comments Off on Predictors of Vasospasm in SubArachnoid Hemorrhage