All East Meets West

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

Eric Schmidt and Jordan Oswald

April 30, 2018

East Meets West: Giving future doctors tools to design devices

Innovation in Medicine Program students learn in College of Engineering Makerspace

Ginevra Clark with students

April 24, 2018

East Meets West: Chemistry labs designed for nurses

New labs bridge the gap between chemistry concepts, real-world health care situations

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