All health disparities

Ana Ricardo; experts guide

December 5, 2018

Men with chronic kidney disease have worse outcomes than women

UIC study shows sex-related differences in outcomes among CKD patients

Breast cancer awareness bracelets that read "Share Beauty. Spread Hope."

September 26, 2018

Racialized gender images may contribute to poor breast cancer outcomes in minority women

Cancer researchers study patient navigation program

heart ultrasounds

September 12, 2018

Program will educate, empower ER visitors with uncontrolled high blood pressure

UIC researchers shedding light on the ‘silent killer’

Doctor listening to lung sounds using stethoscope

August 2, 2018

Lung cancer screening guidelines inadequate for high-risk minorities

Individual risk assessments may be more effective

June 7, 2018

$1.9 million grant aims to improve behavioral health care delivery

Students to be trained to help individuals with mental health issues

All of Us campaign

May 2, 2018

UIC, Chicago medical centers join NIH to host All of Us launch event

May 6 community event in Chicago’s Millennium Park

Robert Winn speaking

March 13, 2018

Campus Conversation highlights health disparities

What causes discrepancies in life expectancies across Chicago?

Woman checks her son out of the health fair

October 19, 2017

New health equity research center established at UIC

$6.75 million NIH grant funds new Center of Excellence

Doctor measures the height of a study participant

October 13, 2017

Nuevo Centro de Investigación Sobre Equidad de Salud Establecido en la UIC

UIC recibió $6.75 millones para establecer un centro para la salud de las minorías y la investigación de las disparidades de salud.

drain pipe in polluted water

October 4, 2017

NIH taps Chicago universities for center on environmental health

UIC and U of C partner on Chicago Center for Health and Environment

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