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September 16, 2020

College of Medicine opens $8.8 million Surgical Innovation & Training Laboratory

The 17,000 square-foot facility will provide “hands-on” training for all surgical disciplines.

Ultrastructural morphology exhibited by the 2019 Novel Coronavirus

September 16, 2020

Potential COVID-19 drug azithromycin may increase risk for cardiac events

Risks exist if drug is taken with other commonly prescribed medications

September 16, 2020

One in 10 older dental patients inappropriately prescribed opioids

Combinations with psychiatric meds among most dangerous

September 15, 2020

UIC to study how adolescent binge drinking impacts adult behavior

NIH awards $4.5M to UIC for continued research

Dr. Jun Ma, Professor of Academic Internal Medicine and Geriatri

September 14, 2020

UIC researcher to test voice-activated AI to manage mental health symptoms

Project plans to develop an Alexa-like app to deliver problem-solving skills to those with mild mental health symptoms

Depression

September 14, 2020

Hopelessness in heart patients study to factor in COVID-19

Study extended to factor shelter-in-place and physical distancing effects on heart patients

September 14, 2020

UIC continues to climb in US News & World Report rankings

UIC climbed by eight spots this year to rank 52nd among public national universities.

September 9, 2020

UIC sets enrollment record for 6th straight year

The record enrollment builds on 7 years of increasing enrollment

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September 9, 2020

Four UIC scholars earn Fulbright awards for research, teaching

Honors from flagship international educational exchange sponsored by the U.S. government.

Single cells encapsulated in hydrogel

September 3, 2020

Coaxing single stem cells into specialized cells

New gel deposition technique developed at UIC