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Bosland’s Teachings Spanning the Globe
Bosland’s Teachings Spanning the Globe

Standing in front of residents in a University of Illinois College of Medicine lecture room, UIC instructors regale their trainees on the science of pathology. The residents inside the room listen intently, but they are not alone. Maarten Bosland has created a way for pathology residents thousands of miles away,…

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Mice Leading Ross to Scientific Discoveries
Mice Leading Ross to Scientific Discoveries

Susan Ross has never been afraid of mice. That’s a good thing, since she has spent her scientific career surrounded by the mammals. Ross, PhD, University of Illinois Cancer Center member and Sweeney Basic Science Professor and head of microbiology and immunology at the University of Illinois College of Medicine,…

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Chicago Loop Life Expectancy
Austin, East Garfield Park, Englewood and West Englewood Life Expectancy

Life expectancy in the Chicago Loop is 85-years-old, but just a few miles away in the neighborhoods of Austin, East Garfield Park, Englewood and West Englewood, that age drops drastically to just over 70. We are striving to understand these differences and are working to reduce these burdens.