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Annual Conference 2018, “Challenges in OB/Gyn: Pearls for Practice,” October 26, 2018

Our Annual Conference, “Challenges in OB/Gyn: Pearls for Practice”, held on October 26, 2018, was a resounding success!  Registrants heard from and interacted with national and international Distinguished Faculty who provided state-of-the-art lectures on patient care topics. The Conference began with our Keynote Speaker, Dr. Erica Marsh, Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and [...]

By |2018-11-14T11:54:58-05:00November 14th, 2018|OB/GYN - News|Comments Off on Annual Conference 2018, “Challenges in OB/Gyn: Pearls for Practice,” October 26, 2018

Dr. Mary Stephenson honored by international medical society

Dr. Mary Stephenson, UIC’s head of obstetrics and gynecology, has been awarded Fellow ad eundem by the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG). The RCOG is an international organization of more than 16,000 members dedicated to improving the standard of care provided to women globally and encouraging [...]

By |2018-07-05T10:22:26-05:00July 5th, 2018|OB/GYN - News|Comments Off on Dr. Mary Stephenson honored by international medical society

2018 OB/Gyn Faculty, Residents, and Midwives honored

At our annual resident graduation and celebration, residents, midwives, and faculty were honored for their teaching, service, research and mentorship. The award for best third year resident research project (presented at our annual resident research day) was also awarded. The winners are listed below. Certified Nurse Midwife Award – Barbara Lubovich, CNM •    CREOG National [...]

By |2018-06-25T17:32:00-05:00June 25th, 2018|OB/GYN - News|Comments Off on 2018 OB/Gyn Faculty, Residents, and Midwives honored

COM Faculty Recognition Ceremony 2018

Dr. Della Torre has made significant contributions to the Department’s educational and scholarly missions.  Since joining the Department in 2015, Dr. Della Torre has provided ongoing research mentorship for medical students, residents and fellows. Congratulations to Dr. Micaela Della Torre who was presented today with the OBGYN Rising Star Award for 2018!

By |2018-05-11T16:03:25-05:00May 11th, 2018|OB/GYN - News|Comments Off on COM Faculty Recognition Ceremony 2018

Dr. Ayman Al-Hendy Featured in Ob.Gyn. News: “Stem cells may reverse premature menopause, restore fertility”

Dr. Ayman Al-Hendy was featured in Ob.Gyn. News for his findings that stem cells may reverse premature menopause and restore fertility. Read the full article with video interview here  

By |2018-03-28T15:06:03-05:00March 28th, 2018|OB/GYN - News|Comments Off on Dr. Ayman Al-Hendy Featured in Ob.Gyn. News: “Stem cells may reverse premature menopause, restore fertility”

We Have 2018 Castle Connolly Top Ob/Gyns!

Six of our physicians are considered to be among the top Castle Connolly Ob/Gyns for 2018. Dr. Rajul Kothari was named a Castle Connolly Top Doctor for Gynecologic Oncology. Dr. Gloria Elam, Dr. William Kobak, and Dr. Sondra Summers were named a Castle Connolly Top Doctor for Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. Mary Stephenson and Dr. Humberto [...]

By |2018-01-18T16:23:54-05:00January 18th, 2018|OB/GYN - News|Comments Off on We Have 2018 Castle Connolly Top Ob/Gyns!

Dr. Gelila Goba receives award from the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Dr. Gelila Goba received the Martin-Peterson Global Health Scholar Award from the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) on December 12th, 2017.  This Award recognizes an exceptional obstetrician gynecologist from a low or middle income country employed by a formal Hospital or University in the United States. The Global Operations Advisory Group noted Dr. Goba’s commitment to Women’s Health, both in [...]

By |2017-12-14T10:43:59-05:00December 14th, 2017|OB/GYN - News|Comments Off on Dr. Gelila Goba receives award from the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Annual Conference 2017, “Challenges in OB/Gyn: Pearls for Practice Chicago,” October 26-27, 2017

Our Annual Conference, “Challenges in OB/Gyn: Pearls for Practice”, held on October 26-27, 2017, was a resounding success!  Registrants heard from and interacted with national and international Distinguished Faculty who provided state-of-the-art lectures on patient care topics. The annual conference began with the twelfth annual Antonio Scommegna Symposium. The keynote speaker for symposium was Dr. Julia [...]

By |2017-12-13T14:14:33-05:00December 13th, 2017|OB/GYN - News|Comments Off on Annual Conference 2017, “Challenges in OB/Gyn: Pearls for Practice Chicago,” October 26-27, 2017

Celebrating the Life of of the late Antonio Scommegna, MD

A Celebration of Life and Legacy of the late Antonio ‘Tony’ Scommegna, MD was held in Chicago on Wednesday October 25, 2017 at Francesca’s restaurant, which was actually one of Tony’s favorites! Dr. Scommegna was former Department Head at UIC for 10 years and over his 30 years as Department Head in Chicago, first at Michael [...]

By |2017-11-28T15:57:36-05:00November 28th, 2017|OB/GYN - News|Comments Off on Celebrating the Life of of the late Antonio Scommegna, MD