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BLS for Healthcare Providers, ACLS and PALS Courses

***NEW DATES ADDED THROUGH September 2018*** (Please note dates are subject to change. Please call for most up to date availability) Click Here for a printable flier. To register please call 312-413-2022. ALL courses are held at the Dr Allan L and Mary L Graham Clinical Performance Center: Medical Sciences Building, 835 South Wolcott Ave, Room [...]

By | 2018-04-25T13:57:35+00:00 April 25th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on BLS for Healthcare Providers, ACLS and PALS Courses

Former ambassador to Dominican Republic to be honored at UIC Urban Global Medicine gala

The University of Illinois at Chicago’s department of medicine, in conjunction with the UI Health Community Clinic Network, will hold the 5th Annual Urban Global Medicine Gala on Friday, May 11 at the Willis Tower’s Metropolitan Club. Tickets start at $150 and are available online. Proceeds and donations will benefit the Urban Global Medicine Program’s [...]

By | 2018-04-24T11:42:09+00:00 April 24th, 2018|Department of Medicine, DOM Infectious Diseases News|Comments Off on Former ambassador to Dominican Republic to be honored at UIC Urban Global Medicine gala

Photos from Our Third Book Club

This past weekend some of us got together on a misty “spring” night to discuss the third book of our book club, The Undoing Project by Michael Lewis. We had fun sharing food, drink and stories inspired by the book. Here are some photos: https://uofi.box.com/s/2p155icu79a9ojzi0t263ypf7h0dma5d

By | 2018-04-16T09:23:11+00:00 April 16th, 2018|Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology - News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Photos from Our Third Book Club

Dr. Christine Park, MD, Appointed New Director of GCPC

Christine Park, MD, has been appointed the new Director of the Graham Clinical Performance Center (GCPC), which is a constituent unit of the Department of Medical Education (DME) in the UIC College of Medicine-Chicago (COM).  Dr. Park, a Professor of Medical Education and Anesthesiology, is an international leader in simulation, and immediate Past President of [...]

By | 2018-04-11T14:07:14+00:00 April 11th, 2018|Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology - News|Comments Off on Dr. Christine Park, MD, Appointed New Director of GCPC

Dr. Gina Votta-Velis, MD, PhD, Receives the 2018 ASRA Research Grant

Gina (Effrossyni) Votta-Velis, MD, PhD, has been awarded the 2018 American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine Carl Koller Memorial Research Grant. She and her co-investigators will receive $198,760 to conduct a study of “Lidocaine Infusions in Pancreatic Cancer: Translational Studies in a Preclinical Model and Human Subjects." Click here for more information. Congratulations, Dr. Votta-Velis!

By | 2018-04-11T14:33:03+00:00 April 11th, 2018|Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology - News|Comments Off on Dr. Gina Votta-Velis, MD, PhD, Receives the 2018 ASRA Research Grant

Introducing Our New Chief Residents!

Dr. Victor Diego Chauvet, Dr. Rohit Choudhary, and Dr. Nandhini Marupudi have been named Department of Anesthesiology Chief Residents for the upcoming 2018-2019 academic year. Our warmest congratulations to each of them!    Victor Diego Chauvet, MD  Rohit Choudhary, MD Nandhini Marupudi, MD

By | 2018-04-11T09:52:34+00:00 April 11th, 2018|Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology - News|Comments Off on Introducing Our New Chief Residents!

Announcing Our New Residency Program Leadership!

Last week, Dr. Heather Nixon, MD, has passed the leadership baton to Dr. Rena Beckerly, MD, former Associate Program Director, to take over the role of Residency Program Director. Dr. Nixon has served as our Residency Program Director for the last 3 years. She was able to maintain our ACGME accreditation by updating our curriculum [...]

By | 2018-04-11T09:34:26+00:00 April 11th, 2018|Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology - News|Comments Off on Announcing Our New Residency Program Leadership!

5th Annual Urban Global Medicine Gala – May 11, 2018

Join the University of Illinois at Chicago's Department of Medicine's 5th Annual Urban Global Medicine Gala. We are proud to be part of a nationwide movement to promote urban global health awareness and activism that will benefit our community, state and nation to further the cause of international understanding and improvement to health delivered globally. [...]

By | 2018-04-03T13:36:21+00:00 April 3rd, 2018|Department of Medicine, DOM Infectious Diseases News|Comments Off on 5th Annual Urban Global Medicine Gala – May 11, 2018

Inspiring Experts Clifford G Pilz, MD Memorial Lecture – Tuesday, April 24, 2018

By | 2018-04-03T13:42:21+00:00 April 3rd, 2018|Department of Medicine, DOM AIM News|Comments Off on Inspiring Experts Clifford G Pilz, MD Memorial Lecture – Tuesday, April 24, 2018