All news releases
September 16, 2020College 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.
September 16, 2020Potential COVID-19 drug azithromycin may increase risk for cardiac events
Risks exist if drug is taken with other commonly prescribed medications
September 16, 2020One in 10 older dental patients inappropriately prescribed opioids
Combinations with psychiatric meds among most dangerous
September 15, 2020UIC to study how adolescent binge drinking impacts adult behavior
NIH awards $4.5M to UIC for continued research
September 14, 2020UIC 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
September 14, 2020Hopelessness 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, 2020UIC 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, 2020UIC sets enrollment record for 6th straight year
The record enrollment builds on 7 years of increasing enrollment
September 9, 2020Four UIC scholars earn Fulbright awards for research, teaching
Honors from flagship international educational exchange sponsored by the U.S. government.
September 3, 2020Coaxing single stem cells into specialized cells
New gel deposition technique developed at UIC