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.
February 26, 2013Hair-raising good deeds
UIC staff, volunteers, families and friends go under the razor for St. Baldrick’s.
February 26, 2013New school health care center serves Brighton Park
A new school-based health center will provide care in Chicago’s Brighton Park neighborhood.
February 22, 2013UI Health opens Brighton Park clinic
A new health center offers much-needed care in Chicago’s Brighton Park neighborhood.
February 21, 2013Minority health conference targets health disparities
Researchers, community leaders and students gather to address health disparities.
February 19, 2013Saving mothers’ lives close to home, around the world
Stacie Geller has spent her career improving the lives and health of women.
February 19, 2013Craig Niederberger: Innovator of the Year
His background in medicine and bioengineering and his knack for invention have real-world benefits.
February 19, 2013THURSDAY: Shave heads to fight kids’ cancer
The annual head-shaving raises critical funds for childhood cancer research.
February 18, 2013New school health center opens in Brighton Park
Federally qualified center will help children, families in medically underserved neighborhood
February 14, 2013Cure Violence model reduces shootings in NYC
New report says approach reduced shooting rate 6 percent in Crown Heights, while other areas rose.