All Mile Square Health Center

December 19, 2023

How to increase screenings for colorectal cancer in underserved communities 

Three tools were tested to encourage more people to get screened

Mile Square Health Center Bldng_UI Health Hospital

October 18, 2023

UIC, Mile Square join national trial of blood test for multi-cancer screening

Researchers will study a new test that screens for 50 types of cancer

Dominique Graham holds her nine-month-old daughter Amiyah at the UIC Community Center in Auburn Gresham. (Photo: Jenny Fontaine/University of Illinois Chicago)

September 28, 2023

UIC Neighborhood Center serves as learning hub for new mothers

Center in Auburn Gresham provides programming in education, economic development, health and the arts

Mobile Migrant Team outside District 12 police station prepare to treat migrants.

August 3, 2023

UIC medical students, doctors provide migrant care

Thousands have received assistance from the Mobile Migrant Health Team

28 Days of Black Excellence, Robert Winn

February 15, 2022

28 Days of Black Excellence: Robert Winn
28 Days of Black Excellence
28 Days of Black Excellence
28 Days of Black Excellence: Robert Winn

Dr. Robert Winn served as director of the University of Illinois Cancer Center and associate vice chancellor of health affairs for community-based practice. Transcript

Sania White gets her first shot of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine at the Mile Square Health Center in Englewood.

March 12, 2021

UIC works with Chicago to deliver vaccinations to city’s most vulnerable

UI Health’s Mile Square Health Center Englewood along with Protect Chicago Plus has opened a temporary COVID-19 vaccination clinic.


May 28, 2020

Mile Square opens emergency food pantry

UIC’s Mile Square Health Center has established an emergency food delivery service for patients

UI Health sets up a COVID-19 testing test outside its Mile Square

April 27, 2020

South Shore clinic expands COVID-19 testing

UI Health Mile Square Health Center now testing community members for COVID-19

Ribbon cutting for the opening of the Cynthia Barnes-Boyd/Drake Health and Wellness Center

March 12, 2019

South Side school-based community health center now open

Cynthia Barnes-Boyd/Drake Health and Wellness Center opens March 12

Physician and young patient

February 28, 2019

UI Health to celebrate new CPS-based federally funded community health center

South Side clinic will also serve community

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