Recent News Storiessee all »

  • two physicians hold the hand of a pediatric patient on a hospital bed

    The University of Illinois at Chicago’s Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS) will receive $17.7 million over four years from the National Institutes of Health to translate scientific discoveries into better health and better medicine, and to conduct innovative clinical and translational research.

  • photo collage of diverse men and women

    The University of Illinois at Chicago is one of three Illinois academic institutions that will work together to help launch President Obama’s Precision Medicine Initiative (PMI) Cohort Program to enroll 1 million or more participants in a national research effort designed to find better ways to prevent and treat disease based on lifestyle, environment and genetics.

  • Logo for the Clinical Translational Science Award Program Meeting

    Call for Abstracts for the October CTSA Program Meetingon October 25th. Abstracts due September 9, 2016.

  • Dr. Victor Gordeuk, director of the UI Health Sickle Cell Center and professor of medicine in the UIC College of Medicine.

    The University of Illinois at Chicago has received a $4.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to improve outcomes for patients with sickle cell disease.