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Robert Winn, MD, director of the University of Illinois Cancer Center, is serving as chair of the planning committee of the National Cancer Policy Forum’s upcoming workshop titled “Applying Big…

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Upcoming Events

  1. Kostandin Pajcini, PhD – Leukemia-specific inhibition of hyperactive Notch signaling

    October 22 at 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  2. Asian Healthcare Leaders Forum

    October 23 at 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  3. CHER Chicago Community Town Hall

    October 25 at 8:30 am - 1:00 pm
  4. Ardith Doorenbos, PhD, RN, FAAN – Sequential Multiple Assignment Randomization Trial (SMART) Designs for Cancer Research

    November 7 at 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  5. Tumor Microenvironment Working Group November Meeting

    November 7 at 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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.