All Entries by Lori Botterman

Tamar Heller

July 27, 2021

UIC in partnership with Malcolm X College program to train health workers to fight opioid crisis 

UIC’s Department of Disability and Human Development assists in Opioid-Impacted Family Support Program at Malcolm X College.

Liza Suarez and Jaleel K. Abdul-Adil

July 21, 2021

UIC’s IGNITE, SPARKS programs receive $5M in federal funds

The funding for UIC’s Urban Youth Trauma Center programs will help prevention and intervention services for vulnerable youth.

Amy Lasek

June 14, 2021

UIC research identifies potential pathways to treating alcohol use disorder, depression

Researchers find a link between STAT3 protein and alcohol withdrawal-related depression.

June 9, 2021

New research indicates maternal adult characteristics do not predict stillbirth, early neonatal death 

Research disrupts mother-blaming narratives of pregnancy outcomes in humans

Wastewater lab

May 26, 2021

UIC part of statewide project to test wastewater for potential COVID-19 outbreaks 

SARS-CoV-2 can be detected in wastewater before COVID-19 is detectable in humans

Ultrastructural morphology exhibited by the 2019 Novel Coronavirus

May 20, 2021

Survey measures health care delays during pandemic’s beginning 

48% of respondents to internet-based study experienced health care delays

Michael Abern

May 20, 2021

Researchers use environmental data to assess prostate cancer diagnosis factors

Researchers use SEER and EQI databases to study associations between environmental quality and prostate cancer aggressiveness

May 19, 2021

Why is it so hard to withdraw from some antidepressants?

New research provides clues

Amynah Pradhan

May 5, 2021

UIC researcher finds possible novel migraine therapy

Group investigates possible causes and treatment therapies for chronic migraine

Student holding iphone

April 30, 2021

UIC student volunteers answer the call to help make vaccination appointments 

Honors students reach across the digital divide to help patients get vaccinated.

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