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Portrait of Lee Friedman, Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2022. (Joshua Clark/University of Illinois Chicago)

September 26, 2022

New study reveals undercount of Cook County opioid deaths  

Opioid deaths may have been undercounted by up to 15% in Cook County, already a national leader in opioid-related deaths.

September 19, 2022

Specialty Care Building at UI Health opening up access to care, jobs

UIC’s academic health system to welcome patients in new building starting Sept. 26 

UIH Exterior Renderings-NW Perspective - Enlarged - wind girt_8K

September 13, 2022

Tomorrow: Ribbon-cutting for $194M outpatient surgery, specialty care center at UIC 

Event celebrates opening of UI Health Specialty Care Building Sept. 14  

September 12, 2022

How many drinks is too many?

New study shows even low doses of alcohol prime brain for addiction  

A picture of a farmworker harvesting gladiolas, one of Illinois' cash crops.

September 12, 2022

First federal center focused on farmworker health and safety to open in Chicago 

New federal center will have a special focus on farmworker data, safety and health

A picture of a farmworker harvesting gladiolas, one of Illinois' cash crops.

September 12, 2022

Primer centro federal enfocado en la salud y seguridad de los trabajadores agrícolas abrirá en Chicago

El nuevo centro federal tendrá un enfoque especial en los datos, la seguridad y la salud de los trabajadores agrícolas

Portrait of Brett Shannon, occupational health researcher

September 1, 2022

Limited research has been done on the occupational hazards faced by Indigenous peoples 

Despite their higher death rate from injury, there is little understanding about the occupational hazards faced by Indigenous people

August 8, 2022

Developing antivirals for pandemic-level viruses

UIC awarded $3M NIH grant to establish a center for antiviral drug development

August 2, 2022

Behavioral intervention reduces depression, anxiety in adults with obesity 

UIC researchers publish new study in Biological Psychiatry: Global Open Science 

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