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App That Tracks Bipolar Manic, Depressive Episodes Wins Award

A team led by researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago, along with collaborators at the University of Michigan and Sage Bionetworks, has won the Mood Challenge for ResearchKit, a contest that called on researchers to come up with new...
16-May-2017 12:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New Report Details Chicago's Racial, Ethnic Disparities


Racial and ethnic inequality in Chicago is so "pervasive, persistent, and consequential" that University of Illinois at Chicago investigators describe life for white, black and Latino residents in Chicago today as a "tale of three cities."
15-May-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Jane Addams Hull-House to host ‘States of Incarceration’ exhibit


National "Incarceration" exhibit coming to the University of Illinois at Chicago
12-May-2017 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UIC to Expand Rapid Water Testing at Chicago Beaches

The University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health will expand its rapid testing program at Chicago beaches this summer to detect dangerous levels of bacteria.
12-May-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Laser, Video Technology Combine in New Atrial Fibrillation Treatment


The University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System is the first hospital in the Midwest to offer an improved minimally invasive treatment for atrial fibrillation, also called AF or AFib.
10-May-2017 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Grape Seed Extract Could Extend Life of Resin Fillings


A natural compound found in grape seed extract could be used to strengthen dentin — the tissue beneath a tooth’s enamel — and increase the life of resin fillings, according to new research at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of...
9-May-2017 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Blackhawk Restaurant’s History Celebrated in Library Collection


Opening celebration for legendary Blackhawk Restaurant collection at UIC.
9-May-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Seniors Who Live with Their Abusers Often Suffer Recurrent Abuse

Older adults who have been hospitalized for injuries from an assault are more likely to experience subsequent physical abuse if they are female, widowed, diagnosed with dementia, or return home to live with the perpetrator, according to a new study...
9-May-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Chicago Researcher Investigates Survivors of Violence

21-Feb-2017 10:05 AM EST

Book Looks at How ‘Gayby Boomers’ Are Aging

In “Queer Aging: The Gayby Boomers and a New Frontier for Gerontology” (Oxford Press, 2016), Jesus Ramirez-Valles, professor and head of community health sciences in the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health, makes it clear...
1-Sep-2016 9:00 AM EDT

Father's Day Expert: Strengthening Relationships Between Fathers and Their Children

2-Jun-2016 8:00 AM EDT

#UIC expert available to discuss privatization of public infrastructure in the wake of South Carolina's flood damage

9-Oct-2015 11:05 AM EDT

#UIC Sociologist Available to Discuss Issues Surrounding Racial #Achievement Gap in Schools #Backtoschool #Education

18-Aug-2015 1:05 PM EDT

#UIC Disability Scholar Available to Address #ADA25 Anniversary

21-Jul-2015 5:05 PM EDT

UIC Economist Available for Comment on Turmoil in Greece

7-Jul-2015 11:05 AM EDT

UIC Financial Expert Available to Comment on Greece’s Economy and U.S. Markets

7-Jul-2015 11:05 AM EDT

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