August 31, 2016
Neda Laiteerapong, MD, MS, is Featured in Science Life

Neda Laiteerapong, MD, MS, is featured in Science Life.  Dr. Laiteerapong and her colleagues analyzed the health records of more than 28,000 patients with type 2 diabetes, focusing on patient […]

August 29, 2016
LUCENT Symposium, August 30 – Flint Water Crisis: Background and Next Steps

Flint Water Crisis: Background and Next Steps Presented by Mona Hanna-Attisha, MD, MPH August 30, 2016 – Tuesday 12:00 – 1:00 PM Billings Auditorium, P-117 Mona Hanna-Attisha, MD, MPH, FAAP, […]

August 9, 2016
Grand Rounds with U.S. Surgeon General, Dr. Vivek Murthy, August 10th

Kenneth S. Polonsky, MD, Dean and EVP for Medical Affairs and U.S. Senator Dick Durbin welcome Dr. Vivek Murthy, the 19th U.S. Surgeon General, to The University of Chicago for […]

June 22, 2016
Chronic Diseases and Medical Decision Making Meeting: Dr. Rochelle Naylor on June 27, 2016

Rochelle Naylor, MD presents: Assessing cost-effectiveness of genetic testing for monogenic diabetes Dr. Naylor will present initial ideas for a cost effectiveness analysis of genetic testing for three subtypes of […]

Research Writing Workshop: Milda Saunders and Ling-Xin Chen on June 23, 2016

Milda Saunders and Ling Xin-Chen present their paper at the Research Writing Workshop: A Clinical Prediction Score to Guide Referral of Elderly Dialysis Patients for Kidney Transplant Evaluation June 23, […]

June 2, 2016
Dr. Mai Pho – New Chief Medical Officer for the IDPH

Dr. Mai Pho has been selected as the new Chief Medical Officer for the Illinois Department of Public Health. Dr. Pho is an Assistant Professor in the Section of Infectious […]

May 20, 2016
New Meeting: Chronic Diseases and Medical Decision Making

The Section of General Internal Medicine announces the upcoming meeting: Chronic Diseases and Medical Decision Making.  The purpose of this meeting is to collaborate across the medical center with researchers […]

May 19, 2016
University of Chicago Researchers Determine Age Plays Only a Small Role in the Health and Well-Being of Aging Americans

University of Chicago researchers studying social life, health, and aging, have determined that age plays a very small role when accounting for differences in the health and well-being of aging […]

May 5, 2016
Dr. Neda Laiteerapong Writes About Patient Treatment Decision-Making for Those with Diabetes and Hypertension

Dr. Neda Laiteerapong writes about treatment decision-making for individuals with diabetes and hypertension.  Patients may be motivated to a particular treatment based on time-related treatment information. The prolonged treatment requirements […]