All public health

pollution; middle class African American communities

October 30, 2019

Cumulative environmental exposures increase diabetes risk in rural populations

Poor sociodemographic environments play a role in diabetes risk everywhere

Calumet River with bridge above. (Photo: Great Cities Institute)

February 19, 2019

Report presents economic, environmental strategies for Chicago’s Calumet River area

Study area includes portions of the South Chicago, East Side, and South Deering communities

Interdisciplinary Product Development class

January 8, 2019

East Meets West: Innovative solutions to health care problems

Students in Interdisciplinary Product Development course work together to help patients stay connected to health care services

Case Competition

October 18, 2018

Public health students take second in national case competition

Team recognized at National Association of Health Services Executives conference

Lawrence A. Tabak

October 4, 2018

NIH deputy director addresses ways to combat opioid crisis

NIH research initiative aims to combat public health crisis of opioid misuse

Gary Slutkin

February 9, 2018

Cure Violence rises to No. 10 spot on list of top global NGOs

A public health approach to fighting violence

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

soda in a glass with ice

September 26, 2017

UIC to study sweetened beverage taxes in Illinois, California

Bloomberg Philanthropies funds $4.9 million study

Seven students in the School of Public Health conducted two weeks of coursework in Cuba.

September 12, 2017

School of Public Health course brings students to Cuba

Elective course gives graduate students first-hand look into how Cuba delivers health care

Joanna Michel

July 10, 2017

Fulbright scholar to study plant use in Colombia

Joanna Michel to focus on women displaced from rural to urban areas

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