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Summer Education Program is Back!

Our Summer Education Series is back! Register in advance for our first session at https://go.uic.edu/Summeredu

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The Division of Rheumatology is committed to excellence in the areas of patient care, and education in an academic environment dedicated to discovery through basic research and clinical investigation.

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The Division of Rheumatology has a strong research focus on Rheumatoid Arthritis and Sarcoidosis and has numerous clinical trials that focus on Sarcoidosis, Scleroderma, Raynaud’s phenomenon and Rheumatoid Arthritis.

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Patient Care

The Division of Rheumatology at UI Health provides care to patients with the full spectrum of rheumatic and autoimmune diseases, including arthritis and allied conditions and disorders of connective tissue. 

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Fellowship Program

The Rheumatology fellowship program aims to train highly competent board eligible fellows. Our clinical practice offers exposure to the full spectrum of musculoskeletal diseases. The opportunity exists and we strongly encourage participation in scholarly works including research.

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Bernie Mac STAR Center

The Bernie Mac Sarcoidosis Translational Advanced Research (STAR) Center is committed to provide patients with all forms of sarcoidosis with outstanding care and to evaluate patients in a timely, compassionate and courteous manner. Dr. Nadera Sweiss, an internationally-recognized expert in sarcoidosis, is the program director for the Bernie Mac Sarcoidosis Translational Advanced Research (STAR) Center. The center collaborates with cardiology, pulmonary, and rheumatology to provide multidisciplinary care for these complex patients.

To support the UIC Bernie Mac Star Clinic, please entire your gift amount on the forth contribution line inserting “Star Fund – 629724” at the link below.

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Contact Us

Administrative Office

Rheumatology Division
818 S. Wolcott Ave. 6th Floor
Chicago, IL 60612
Phone: 312-413-9310
Fax: 312-413-9271

Clinic Office

Outpatient Care Center
1801 W. Taylor, 3D
Chicago, IL 60612
Phone: 312-413-5569
Fax: 312-413-7835

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