Olopade one of six named to Illinois Order of Lincoln

Olopade one of six named to Illinois Order of Lincoln

Written by John Easton Olufunmilayo Olopade, M.D., has been named one of six Illinoisans who will receive the 2019 Order of Lincoln. The award is the state’s highest honor for professional accomplishments and public service. Gov. Bruce Rauner announced the recipients...
Statement On Diversity & Inclusion

Statement On Diversity & Inclusion

To:      Faculty, Staff, Students and Residents From:    Kenneth S. Polonsky, Dean and EVP of Medical Affairs Date:    Saturday, July 7, 2018 Subject: Statement on Diversity and Inclusion Recent discussions in Washington, D.C., regarding the possible consideration of...
New Adult Emergency Department

New Adult Emergency Department

The University of Chicago Medicine began treating patients in its new, state-of-the-art adult emergency department (ED) on Friday, Dec. 29. The larger, more modern facility – the newest and most advanced of its kind in Chicago – cared for about 200 patients in its...
Bridging the Gap in Radiology

Bridging the Gap in Radiology

The Department of Radiology’s Diversity Committee hosted it’s 2nd Annual Radiology Expo 2017, deigned to improve the involvement and career advancement of women and other URMs in radiology. Radiology, like many medical specialties, has struggled to train...