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First Patient Cured of Rare Blood Disorder


Using a technique that avoids the use of high-dose chemotherapy and radiation in preparation for a stem cell transplant, physicians at the University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System have documented the first cure of an adult patient...
20-Mar-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

A Pocket-Sized Retina Camera, No Dilating Required


Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine and Massachusetts Eye and Ear/Harvard Medical School have developed a cheap, portable camera that can photograph the retina without the need for pupil-dilating eye drops.
20-Mar-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

The African-American Females of Chicago’s Great Migration


How Chicago’s Great Migration affected African-American girls is the subject of the book “South Side Girls” and a discussion at UIC.
14-Mar-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Exchange Program Expands Asian Partnerships


Students in the College of Business Administration at the University of Illinois at Chicago now have the option of traveling to Vietnam, which was added last year to the list of more than 40 study abroad countries by the UIC Exchange Program.
13-Mar-2017 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Med Students Meet Their Match on National Match Day


On Match Day, 172 fourth-year medical students at the University of Illinois at Chicago will learn where they have been accepted for residency training. The UIC College of Medicine graduates more physicians than any other medical school in the U.S....
9-Mar-2017 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Spring Art Exhibit to Focus on the Meaning of Sanctuary


UIC art exhibit looks into what the word Sanctuary means in the current political climate.
6-Mar-2017 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Bubble-Recoil Could Be Used to Cool Microchips, Even in Space


UIC researchers have shown, under funding from NASA, that the tiny recoil force of bubbles leaving a heated surface can be harnessed to mix liquid coolant around high-power microelectronics -- in space or on Earth.
6-Mar-2017 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Mexican-Puerto Rican Population in Chicago Examined


Presentation to discuss Mexican-Puerto Rican population.
3-Mar-2017 5:05 PM EST 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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