News and Features Archive


Submit nominations for the Jack MacCarthy Service in Medicine award

Nominate a Loyola Stritch School of Medicine alumnus or alumna who views the practice of medicine as an act of service vocation. More

Clinical Care

Loyola Medicine performs 500th cochlear implant

Loyola Medicine's hearing center reached another milestone when John Leonetti, MD, a Loyola otolaryngologist, performed its 500th cochlear implant. More


Loyola researchers say science behind alcohol study seems uncertain

A recent, long-term study by the University of California, Irvine suggested daily alcohol consumption can lead to a longer life. More


Teach for America gave M3 Kumuda Pradhan perspective on community health

Her international experiences influence her every day decisions and her plans for the future. More


Asst. U.S. Surgeon General recalls “noble mission” treating Ebola in Liberia

Rear Admiral Richard W. Childs, MD, deployed to aid in the Ebola crisis in West Africa. More

Clinical Care

Commentary on the manuscript “Aspirin or Rivaroxaban for VTE Prophylaxis after Hip or Knee Arthroplasty"

Jawed Fareed, PhD, and Rakesh Wahi, MD, say aspirin provides long term prophylaxis of DVT, VTE and offer anti-inflammatory responses.” More


Study evaluates connection between drug, alcohol use and infant abdominal malformation

Jean Ricci Goodman, MD, published study in the Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine. More


Stritch School of Medicine's Transcendental Meditation

How transcendental meditation can improve the quality of life of med students and faculty. More


Stritch Service League

It's time for nominations to the Stritch Service League More

Clinical Care

Leadless pacemaker: less invasive, fewer complications

The leadless pacemaker is miniaturized which allows the electronics, battery and delivery system contained within the unit. More