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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

Delivering Emotions, Dr. Elizabeth Corey

Dr. Elizabeth Corey's Article in JAMA Delivering Emotions An OB/GYN Senior Resident’s Personal Reflection of How to Manage Emotions Dr. Corey had her essay, “Delivering Emotions”, published in the “A Piece of My Mind” column in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) on September 5, 2017 This is a deeply personal reflection on [...]

By |2017-11-06T10:17:05-05:00November 6th, 2017|OB/GYN - News|Comments Off on Delivering Emotions, Dr. Elizabeth Corey

2017 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. Congratulations to our faculty, midwives, fellow and residents award winners. •   [...]

By |2018-06-25T17:18:42-05:00August 4th, 2017|OB/GYN - News|Comments Off on 2017 OB/Gyn Faculty, Residents, and Midwives honored

OBGYN Rising Star Award & Faculty of the Year

Rising Star Award - Musa Zamah, MD, PhD Musa Zamah, MD, PhD won the 2017 UIC College of Medicine Rising Star Award for Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. Zamah has built a robust clinical practice, primarily in infertility, in vitro fertilization, and recurrent pregnancy loss.  He has brought his science, evidence-based clinical practice, passion for teaching [...]

By |2017-08-04T12:31:27-05:00August 3rd, 2017|OB/GYN - News|Comments Off on OBGYN Rising Star Award & Faculty of the Year

Annual Conference, 2016 Challenges in OB/Gyn: Pearls for Practice” Chicago, October 27-28, 2016

Our Annual Conference, “Challenges in OB/Gyn: Pearls for Practice”, held on October 27-28, 2016, was a resounding success!  Over 100 registrants interacted with national and international Distinguished Faculty who provided state-of-the-art lectures on patient care topics. The Charles Sumner Bacon Lectureship was given by Dr. Mark Pearlman, the S. Jan Behrman Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology [...]

By |2017-08-04T12:38:13-05:00May 16th, 2017|OB/GYN - News|Comments Off on Annual Conference, 2016 Challenges in OB/Gyn: Pearls for Practice” Chicago, October 27-28, 2016

Miscarriages May Be Prevented With Progesterone

This article was published on TIME.COM Well-timed doses of the hormone may help a woman's pregnancy For women who have had multiple miscarriages, a safe and inexpensive progesterone treatment may increase their chances of completing a pregnancy. In a new study published in the journal Fertility and Sterility, two-thirds of women who used the [...]

By |2017-05-16T10:22:46-05:00May 16th, 2017|OB/GYN - News|Comments Off on Miscarriages May Be Prevented With Progesterone

Fellowship Match!

Two of our residents applied for fellowships this year, and both matched! One of our former fellows also matched! Please join us in congratulating our residents and alumni! We are also excited to welcome our new REI fellow, beginning in July, 2017. Dr. Tia Jackson Bey who [...]

By |2017-05-16T10:21:55-05:00May 16th, 2017|OB/GYN - News|Comments Off on Fellowship Match!

2016 OB/Gyn Faculty, Residents, and Midwives honored

At our annual resident gradaution 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. Congratulations to our faculty, midwives, fellow and residents award winners. [...]

By |2017-05-16T10:20:28-05:00May 16th, 2017|OB/GYN - News|Comments Off on 2016 OB/Gyn Faculty, Residents, and Midwives honored