September 15, 2017
General Internal Medicine Colleagues Present at Midwest SGIM

The doctors and researchers of the Section of General Internal Medicine were well represented at the 2017 Midwest Regional Meeting of SGIM.  The regional meeting was held in Chicago on September 14th […]

September 7, 2017
Congratulations Mai Pho, MD, MPH

Mai Tuyet Pho, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Chicago, has been awarded a UG3 from NIDA/CDC/SAMHSA to study the opioid crisis, along […]

September 5, 2017
ADA Revises Guidelines for Hypertension and Diabetes

The American Diabetes Association has published an update of its 2003 position statement on hypertension and diabetes in the September 2017 issue of Diabetes Care.  Led by George Bakris, MD […]

August 16, 2017
Walgreens Launches Center for Health & Wellbeing Research

Walgreens has announced the creation of the Center for Health & Wellbeing Research.  In doing so, Walgreens has partnered with several academic institutions, including Johns Hopkins Medicine and the Johns […]

August 1, 2017
Chronic Diseases and Medical Decision Making – August 23, 2017

Chronic Diseases and Medical Decision Making This month’s meeting will convene as follows: August 23, 2017 – Wednesday 10:00 – 11:00 AM Location:  TBD Speaker:  Siri Greeley, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor […]

July 28, 2017
Congratulations Dr. Laiteerapong and Dr. Huang

Dr. Neda Laiteerapong and Dr. Elbert Huang have been published in the book Diabetes in America, 3rd Edition.  The Laiteerapong and Huang chapter is titled “Diabetes in Older Adults”, a […]

May 17, 2017
Congratulations to Dr. Elbert Huang

On May 4, 2017, Elbert Huang, MD received a University of Chicago Innovations Grant.  Dr. Huang’s project is titled My Diabetes GOAL – Managing Diabetes to Gain Opportunities for a […]

May 4, 2017
Alexa Minc – Congratulations!

Our own Alexa Minc, BA, BFA, presented a great piece of research at SGIM 2017 on how computerized adaptive testing can improve mental health screening in primary care.  Alexa presented […]

April 24, 2017
Conference Announcement – Social Medicine in Practice Today – April 29, 2017

Beyond Reimagining, Accelerating Praxis: Social Medicine in Practice Today Conference April 29, 2017 7:30 AM – 5:00 PM Malcolm X College 1900 West Jackson Blvd Chicago, IL 60612 Speakers and […]

April 21, 2017
Congratulations to Dr. Monica Peek

Congratulations to Monica Peek, MD, MPH, MSc.  Dr. Peek has been elected as a Council Member-at-Large for the Society of General Internal Medicine.  She is also a core member of […]