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Pier Cristoforo Giulianotti, chief of surgery, University of Illinois Medical Center

November 9, 2020

Simultaneous kidney transplant plus weight loss surgery safe for obese patients

New study published in the American Journal of Transplantation

Cartoon illustration from UIC's P2P campaign, an online teen depression prevention intervention

October 8, 2020

Mental health campaign aims to build teen resilience during COVID-19

UIC pediatric researchers help teens through crisis

Acupuncture with needles showing.

October 5, 2020

$7.1M grant to review opioid alternatives to treating sickle cell disease pain

Five-year study looks at acupuncture and guided meditation to manage sickle cell disease pain

Dr. Pier Giulianotti sits with a UI Health transplant patient

October 1, 2020

UI Health performs first-ever robotic kidney transplant for patient with polycystic kidney disease

Patient reports ‘very little pain’ following surgery

Dr Judith Cook, Professor (RT)Department Psychiatry

September 22, 2020

Mental health research center gets $4M

Center to study those with serious mental illness specifically during the COVID-19 pandemic

August 19, 2020

Contraceptive developed at UIC approved by FDA, offers new option for women

UIC attains 4th FDA approval, leads Chicago universities in consumer drug development

August 13, 2020

UIC breaks ground on new clinical building

University leadership, elected officials and donors convene to celebrate new 200,000 square foot outpatient care space

syringe and vial of clear liquid

June 15, 2020

COVID-19 vaccine to be tested in UIC clinical trial

UIC is the only site in Chicago selected for phase 3 clinical trial

June 4, 2020

UIC’s campus-wide COVID-19 efforts

Assisting patients, providers during the pandemic

Grapes

May 28, 2020

Mile Square opens emergency food pantry

UIC’s Mile Square Health Center has established an emergency food delivery service for patients

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