May 15, 2013Robotic transplant an option for obese kidney patients
Patients once doomed to die on dialysis have new hope for transplant
April 30, 2013Get inside students’ heads, see world from their viewpoint
Jane Marone began her career as a physician in New Orleans, working with indigent patients
April 30, 2013Chemo, radiation followed by surgery improves lung cancer survival
Study finds patients had twice the five-year survival rate of those without surgery
April 16, 2013Individualized care more effective, study finds
Patients’ health outcomes improve when physicians pay attention to their patients’ life circumstances.
April 15, 2013Patients go undercover to record encounters with doctors
Study finds improved outcomes when physicians consider patients’ life circumstances.
April 4, 2013UIC School of Public Health celebrates 40 years
Nobel peace laureate Leymah Gbowee will be keynote speaker at the April 13 gala.
March 19, 2013New lottery game benefits MS research
A new Illinois Lottery game announced at UIC will bring over $1 million for multiple sclerosis research.
March 12, 2013Treatment for sickle cell brings hope, a cure
Two brothers are cured of their sickle cell disease with a stem cell transplant from their older brother.
March 5, 2013Cure Violence method shows results in NYC
A new report says a UIC anti-violence program’s approach reduced shootings in Crown Heights.
March 4, 2013New treatment for sickle cell brings hope, cure
Thanks to a third brother, two brothers were cured of sickle cell disease through a relatively uncommon type of stem cell transplant without chemotherapy.