Upcoming Events

Research Writing Workshop

January 12, 2017  Thursday
2:00 – 3:00 PM
W229

Xinan “Holly” Yang is the featured writer.  Holly is a Research Associate (Assistant Professor) in the Section of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Pediatrics,

The Research Writing Workshop meets on the second and fourth Thursday of each month.


Recent Events

December 22, 2016

Research Writing Workshop
2:00 – 3:00 PM
W230

Nina Gao was the featured writer.  Nina is an MD/PhD candidate in the Pritzker School of Medicine and the Harris School of Public Policy.

The Research Writing Workshop meets on the second and fourth Thursday of each month.


October 25, 2016

Fourth Annual Research Symposium and Poster Session


October 18, 2016

UIC Diabetes and Obesity Research Day  The University of Illinois at Chicago

Elbert Huang, MD, MPH will present Diabetes Care: the Price is Right?


September 17 and 18, 2016

2016 Mt Hood Challenge – Economics, Simulation Modelling & Diabetes  St. Gallen, Switzerland

Neda Laiteerapong, MD, MS will present Cost-effectiveness of Individualizing Glycemic Goals for U.S. Adults with Type 2 Diabetes


September 14 – 17, 2016

34th GLMA Annual Conference on LGBT Health  St. Louis, MO

Several researchers from the Section of General Internal Medicine will present at the conference:

Monica Peek, MD, MPH will present Development of a Conceptual Framework for Understanding Shared Decision making Among African-American LGBT Patients and their Clinicians.

Medical student Lucy Xu will present Shared Decision Making among Clinicians and Asian American and Pacific Islander Sexual and Gender Minorities: An Intersectional Approach to Address a Critical Care Gap.

Fanny Lopez, MPP will present A Systematic Review of Shared-Decision Making among Latino LGBTQ Patients and Healthcare Providers.

Marshall Chin, MD, MPH will present Applying a Model of Organizational Context and Shared Decision Making to LGBT Racial and Ethnic Minority Patients.

Aviva Nathan, MPH will present Use of Decision Aids with Minority Patients: a Systematic Review.

Scott Cook, PhD, Marshall Chin, MD, MPH, Aviva Nathan, MPH, and medical students Lucy Xu and Susanna Howard will lead the following workshop: Improving Shared Decision Making Between Racial and Ethnic Minority LGBT Patients and Providers