All health medicine

nurse holding baby

November 17, 2015

UI Health joins March of Dimes to reduce preterm delivery

New program helps at-risk mothers to prevent premature birth

Paper bag turkeys

November 11, 2015

Thanksgiving comes early for children with cancer at UI Health

Games, crafts and treats begin the holiday season

Student health professionals

November 2, 2015

$11.4M HHS grant supports regional HIV/AIDS training center at UIC

Center helps health professionals provide quality HIV/AIDS care

Barish Robert

October 30, 2015

Emergency medicine physician, academic leader named UIC vice chancellor for health affairs

Dr. Robert Barish will oversee health science colleges, clinical enterprise

College of Nursing logo

October 28, 2015

UIC selected for ‘Future of Nursing’ grant, names two scholars

Grants increase number of nurses earning doctoral degrees

woman cuts the hair of another woman

October 27, 2015

Reducing mercury and PCB exposure for Chicago’s Asians

Risk profiles will inform text-based interventions

Robert Winn (F)

October 23, 2015

$17 million federal grant to tackle cancer in Chicago’s low-income, minority neighborhoods

UIC, Northeastern Illinois, Northwestern form cancer collaborative

close-up of the iris of an eye

October 21, 2015

For Latinos, African ancestry adds to risk of glaucoma

Search on to identify individual genes for eye condition

heart sonogram

October 20, 2015

Treating uncontrolled hypertension in the emergency room

New approach could help prevent stroke, heart attack and kidney disease

October 16, 2015

Metabolism may keep cancer cells in check

Keeping cells’ energy pathway on track controls proliferation