All health disparities

February 15, 2021

New diversity effort for UI Health

Funding from Blue Cross Blue Shield Illinois’ health equity incentive program

Chicago neighborhood scene

December 3, 2020

Chicago neighborhoods with barriers to social distancing had higher COVID-19 death rates

Neighborhood characteristics include low internet access, health insurance

Breast cancer awareness bracelets that read "Share Beauty. Spread Hope."
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June 27, 2019

Ten UIC students selected for Schweitzer fellowships

Students chosen for year-long health service projects in Chicago

nurse holding baby

May 13, 2019

Keeping Chicago’s families healthy

$4.7 million grant funds work in Auburn-Gresham, Englewood, South Shore

April 2, 2019

Building innovative cancer prevention programs in Chicago

$1.5 million grant funds cervical, colorectal cancer navigation programs

January 22, 2019

Community health center establishes medical home for former Illinois, Cook County inmates

UIC program addresses health disparities that intersect with criminal justice

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

December 20, 2018

New research explores policies on timely breast cancer diagnosis for underserved women

Diagnostic experience, treatment facility tied to 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

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