All East Meets West

Interdisciplinary Product Development class

January 8, 2019

East Meets West: Innovative solutions to health care problems

Students in Interdisciplinary Product Development course work together to help patients stay connected to health care services

graphic representing graphene

December 5, 2018

Using graphene to detect ALS, other neurodegenerative diseases

Detecting disease from a drop of cerebrospinal fluid

hands holding a cell phone

October 22, 2018

Developing an automated virtual health coach

Helping patients lose weight via texting

Streptococcus bacteria

October 4, 2018

Building a public library of bacteria to facilitate drug discovery research

National Institutes of Health funds UIC research

woman typing

August 30, 2018

National Cancer Institute funds research on computer-generated patient care summaries

UIC research aims to reduce hospital readmission rates

August 7, 2018

East Meets West: City’s urban gardens grow sense of community

Interdisciplinary team studies city gardens used by low-income, immigrant, refugee populations

Max Berkelhammer

August 7, 2018

East Meets West: Collaborators use water measurement tools to understand athletic performance

Using method to study energy levels of UIC gymnasts, swimmers

June 12, 2018

East Meets West: How microbes affect athletic ability

Collaborators examine how diet, training and changes in the gut impact UIC swimmers

LEAD project

May 22, 2018

When political science meets medicine

UIC rotation teaches residents to be policy advocates

Xuejun Li

May 22, 2018

Can liquid metals help in nerve repair?

Collaboration tests link between human motor neurons, muscle cells

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