All Entries by Sherri McGinnis González

E. Douglas Lewandowski

February 12, 2013

Focus on the heart

By seventh grade, E. Douglas Lewandowski knew he wanted to be either a scientist, a point guard or a center fielder. Science won.

Person holding a palm pilot

February 7, 2013

Study: how young adults use e-cigarettes, snus

Do young smokers use “new” tobacco products to quit? A UIC study uses electronic diaries to find out.

January 29, 2013

Treating mothers with ADHD may help children

Treating mothers who have Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder — with medication or parent training — may help children at risk for ADHD.

Kirstie Danielson

January 28, 2013

Islet transplant may slow atherosclerosis

Researcher Kirstie Danielson found positive results after Islet transplantation for type 1 diabetes.

Jodi Joyce, Jaewon Ryu, Airica Steed and Robert Winn

January 22, 2013

Executives recruited to UI Health’s leadership team

UI Health recruited four top health care executives to its leadership team.

Lee Friedman

January 15, 2013

Study highlights disparity in workers’ compensation

White construction workers are awarded higher workers’ compensation settlements in Illinois than Hispanic or black construction workers School of Public Health researchers found.

Robert Winn

December 19, 2012

New leaders at UI Health to enhance patient-centered care

UI Health has recruited four top health care executives to its leadership team.

December 18, 2012

Procedures to delay childbearing costly

Freezing eggs or ovarian tissue to delay childbearing for social reasons may prove too costly for society, a UIC analysis says.

December 11, 2012

Exhibit 4 Smiles delivers holiday gifts to Children’s Hospital University of Illinois

The holidays arrive early for chronically ill children at Children’s Hospital University of Illinois when Exhibit 4 Smiles volunteers deliver hand-selected gifts to more than 100 kids.

Vicente Fernández Gómez, center, with (L-R) UIC surgeon Jose Oberholzer, the singer’s friend and physician Roberto Esquivel Ruano, and UIC surgeons Pier Cristoforo Giulianotti and Enrico Benedetti.

November 28, 2012

Renowned Mexican singer recovering after robotic surgery

Renowned Mexican singer Vicente Fernández Gómez traveled from his home country to undergo robotic surgery at the UI Hospital Nov. 8.

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