All Entries by Lori Botterman

Match Day 2019

March 14, 2022

Match Day 2022 returns to in-person event

Match Day is when medical students across the country learn where they will be completing their residency programs

Irum Khan

March 7, 2022

Study shows structural racism can result in poorer leukemia outcomes 

Structural violence is thought to expose particular populations to elevated risks for dying from acute myeloid leukemia

student in lab

March 3, 2022

Health equity initiatives receive funding from the American Cancer Society

American Cancer Society funds will support several research and development initiatives around cancer health disparities


March 2, 2022

Two UIC researchers receive fellowships from Chicago Biomedical Consortium

Amanda Maldonado and Karol Sokolowski selected for the inaugural class of fellows

February 21, 2022

St. Baldrick’s event at UI Health raises funds for pediatric cancer research

Head-shaving event at Children’s Hospital University of Illinois raises more than $9,400 for research, clinical trials


February 7, 2022

Lab results show promise for future pancreatic cancer treatment

Researchers find a compound that targets two aspects of pancreatic cancer and shows potential to treat patients.

Pregnancy in black and white. Photo by João Paulo de Souza Oliveira from Pexels

January 27, 2022

New study helps understand role of gut microbiome in gestational diabetes 

Researchers identify a metabolite that may be linked to gestational diabetes.

January 25, 2022

UIC’s online bachelor’s programs among nation’s best

UIC’s online bachelor’s degree programs in health information management, business administration and nursing have topped US News & World Report’s list of the nation’s best.

Irina and Gelila

January 24, 2022

UI Health doctors to study new diagnostic test for preeclampsia in Africa 

Doctors receive grant to study their urine test for preeclampsia

Dr. Sharmilee-Nyenhuis

January 20, 2022

New study reports mask-wearing experiences of adults with asthma 

Over 80% of adults with asthma experienced discomfort, and 75% reported trouble breathing while wearing a mask.

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