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May 20, 2019 The authors of a new white paper call for greater involvement of non-governmental organizations to address the HIV crisis among Venezuelan refugees living in Colombia. The lead authors of the paper, Dr. Stevan Weine, director of the University of Illinois at Chicago Center for Global Health, and Dr. Zaher Sahloul, president of MedGlobal, a [...]

By |2019-07-01T13:04:53-05:00May 20th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Tumblr email NGOs can help provide meds for Venezuelan refugees with HIV living in Colombia

The Game Changers

IMED profiles showcase the passion and dedication of our innovative students Story and photos by Susan Reich Innovation Medicine (IMED) students - (left to right) Emil Klosowiak, Charlotte ter Haar, and Gardner Yost - may well be the "game changers" of tomorrow. They’re driven. They’re visionary. They thrive on challenges—in the classroom, in [...]

By |2018-09-05T09:02:45-05:00January 27th, 2017|General, Illinois Medicine Magazine|Comments Off on The Game Changers

Making the Rounds

Statewide hospital affiliations provide enriching COM student rotations and residencies Story by Bob Kronemyer The College of Medicine has a rich and distinguished history of providing students and residents with a variety of educational experiences by aligning with hospitals around the state. Whether COM partners provide the opportunity to experience a faith-based holistic approach, practice [...]

By |2017-07-21T09:21:59-05:00January 27th, 2017|General, Illinois Medicine Magazine|Comments Off on Making the Rounds

Generating Regenerative Promise

  Pharmacology Department Head Asrar Malik (left) continues to recruit key faculty like Jalees Rehman (right) to advance the regenerative medicine program in Chicago, and to build upon many achievements, including being ranked 8th in the nation in the field of pharmacology based on NIH funding.   Stem cell research has tremendous potential [...]

By |2017-07-21T09:23:12-05:00November 29th, 2016|General, Illinois Medicine Magazine|Comments Off on Generating Regenerative Promise

Reaching Out, From City to Small Town

Community engagement efforts target underserved areas both rural and urban By: Richard Asa When Robert Winn, MD, decided to come to the College of Medicine, his motivation was simple. Winn (pictured at right) has spent his career trying to remove barriers that isolate communities from their healthcare providers and separates colleagues who could be leveraging [...]

By |2017-07-21T09:23:34-05:00November 29th, 2016|General, Illinois Medicine Magazine|Comments Off on Reaching Out, From City to Small Town