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People outside a YMCA in Haiti

June 14, 2016

East Meets West: Helping Haiti

Partnership aims to provide sustainable business model for disaster training

April 12, 2016

New emergency notification system launches

Test of UIC ALERT system set for Thursday


September 29, 2015

Emergency responders: police, student EMTs rescue pedestrian

UIC police officer, student EMTs rescue woman struck by semi

Leo Njongmeta

February 17, 2015

Biological hazard specialist makes the world a safer place

Leo Njongmeta trains his counterparts in developing nations

Amy Watson

December 3, 2013

Working to remove the stigma from mental illness

Program trains officers to recognize symptoms, calm tense situations

Guy Weinberg, Douglas Feinstein, and Israel Rubinstein

November 12, 2013

Could drug therapy protect against chemical attack?

Research could lead to countermeasures center at UIC

EMS students show off UIC EMS's new ambulance

April 8, 2013

Ambulance keeps UIC safe, offers students patient-care experience

New campus EMT program is the first in the state with its own ambulance.

August 23, 2012

UI Hospital To Receive $2.5 Million for Heart Rescue Project in Illinois

The University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System has received a $2.5 million grant from the Medtronic Foundation to coordinate Illinois Heart Rescue, an ambitious statewide all-volunteer effort to more than double survival from sudden cardiac arrests in Illinois.

March 23, 2012

Immediate Care Clinic Opens in University Village

A new, after-hours Immediate Care Clinic staffed and run by the emergency department of the University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System has opened in University Village.