September 20, 2016UIC receives NSF grant for STEM fields
Funds to enhance inclusion of underrepresented groups
September 24, 2015UIC awarded $1.5 million for Asian American student initiative
Grant supports tutoring, mentorship, internship opportunities
March 18, 2014Getting to know the people behind the data
Grad student Ariel Willingham works to prevent health disparities
February 7, 2014UIC, Juarez Academy host college workshop
Financial aid and admissions event open to the public
September 3, 2013Inspiring African American males to teach
High schoolers train in leadership
July 11, 2013Study helps minority patients manage common blood thinner
Convenience is key to improving anticoagulation control
March 28, 2013NIH official to discuss health disparities
Minority health will be the focus of April 10 Chancellor’s Lecture Series event.
January 29, 2013Giving doctoral students a head start
For six students, graduate school is about to start a little sooner with the new PASSAGE program.
November 20, 2012Conference Focuses on Emerging Health Issues in Underrepresented Minorities
“Bridging the Gap: Emerging Health Issues in Underrepresented Minorities,” a symposium for clinicians, healthcare leaders and basic researchers to raise awareness of disparities in minority health care and provide viable emerging treatment options.
September 26, 2012$3.4M HHS Grant To Help UIC Address Shortage of Latino Health Providers
The College of Medicine has received a five-year, $3.4 million federal grant to improve the severe shortage of Latino physicians and other health care professionals.