All College of Medicine

Memoona Hasnain

July 9, 2013

UIC family medicine educator named Macy Scholar

Award supports new interprofessional training program

Argus II Retinal Prosthesis System

June 27, 2013

Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary to offer vision-restoring treatment

Artificial retina provides limited sight to patients with very low or no vision

Gail Prins

June 17, 2013

Early BPA exposure increases risk of adult cancer

First direct evidence of dangers from common plastic additive

Scan of a mouse spinal cord showing a mutated protein

June 12, 2013

Jammed molecular motors may play role in development of ALS

Slowed transport of nutrients in nerve cells may underlie the disease

Dr. Howard Ozer

May 31, 2013

UI Cancer Center, Big Ten partner to fight cancer

University cancer researchers join forces against a common foe

Dr. William Mieler

May 30, 2013

UIC retina specialist to lead vision research organization

Dr. William Mieler is elected president of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology

Barry Wenig

May 22, 2013

UI Hospital offers robotic surgery for head and neck cancer

Two new experts access tumors through the mouth rather than through neck incision

Jerry Krishnan

May 21, 2013

New ways to provide health care for complex cases

Patient-Centered Research Institute funds two UIC projects

E. Douglas Lewandowski

May 21, 2013

Gender’s role in development of heart disease

Changes in heart, which occur long before symptoms, may be key to early diagnosis and treatment

E. Douglas Lewandowski

May 20, 2013

Do men’s and women’s hearts burn fuel differently?

UIC receives grant to study gender differences in heart’s metabolism

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