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Lee Friedman

February 18, 2021

Heroin, fentanyl fuel rising mortality rates in opioid deaths

UIC/CCDPH report shows increased deaths among Black residents, lower hospitalizations, deaths among Latinx residents

Fluid Pouring in Pint Glass.

February 8, 2021

Nitrate in maternal drinking water may impair fetal growth

UIC study followed 850,000 pregnant women in Denmark

soda in a glass with ice

December 28, 2020

Sweetened beverage sales bounced back quickly after Cook County tax repealed

Study is published in JAMA Network Open.

September 28, 2020

Online learning experts offer tips for effective online teaching

The Doctor of Public Health in Leadership Program has been serving as an example of how to educate remotely

Jay Olshansky

September 25, 2020

New study finds Biden, Trump both likely to be ‘Super-Agers’

Study authors say ‘age doesn’t matter’ in election

Man using laptop

September 24, 2020

UIC School of Public Health establishes new center for public health data analytics

Center will combine novel technology with academic expertise

Quarry

August 20, 2020

UIC receives $5M to provide screening, education and treatment for black lung disease

UIC-Shawnee Health Service Black Lung Clinics Program funded for five more years

Lee Friedman

August 18, 2020

Cold-weather accounts for almost all temperature-related deaths

New study published in Environmental Research

Ultrastructural morphology exhibited by the 2019 Novel Coronavirus

June 30, 2020

UIC School of Public Health tapped for Chicago’s $56M contact tracing initiative

School to lead COVID Resource Coordination Hub

May 26, 2020

AbbVie funds UIC’s COVID-19 community outreach project

COIP will provide education, support in high-risk neighborhoods

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