The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) 2018 Annual Meeting will be held from Saturday, April 14 to Wednesday, April 18 at McCormick Place North/South in Chicago, IL. Approximately 23,000 scientists will attend the meeting and discuss new advances in cancer research. For the full schedule of oral and poster presentations at which our physicians, scientists […]
Chicago Magazine has named the following 36 University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center members to its Top Doctors list, which was published in the January issue. Neil H. Hyman Abraham H. Dachman Heber MacMahon Irving Waxman Ernst R. Lengyel S. Diane Yamada Richard A. Larson Wendy Stock Michael R. Bishop Suzanne D. Conzen Gini […]
A nurse for almost 40 years, Therese Galvan understands the critical importance of finding the right place to get care and treatment. So when a lump she discovered in her left breast was found to be malignant, she turned to the University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center at Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox.
A federal grant led to the creation of new program from University of Chicago Medicine to increase colorectal cancer screening throughout Cook County.
The COMPASS study, led by Habibul Ahsan, MD, plans to recruit 100,000 Chicagoans over the next five years to study the lifestyle, environmental and genetic factors that impact health.
The University of Chicago Medicine’s new Center for Asian Health Equity hopes to limit health disparities in one of the country’s largest Asian-American populations through community engagement and research.