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Research

LUMC to offer fellowship in Liver and Kidney Transplant Surgery

The American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS) has accredited Loyola Medicine to offer a prestigious two-year fellowship in liver and kidney transplant surgery. More

Education

Read more about Bill Flavin, this year's Stritch President's Medallion winner

William is a fourth-year medical student in the MD/PhD program and completed his PhD in Cell Biology, Neurobiology, and Anatomy in 2017. More

Service

Meet Dr. David Ansell, author of "The Death Gap"

The book is part memoir and part epidemiological survey, exploring the vast and enduring disparities in the American health care system. More

Clinical Care

Chicago Magazine names 30 Loyola Medicine physicians to its 2019 Top Doctors List

Physicians were selected as the best in the area by their peers. More

Research

Leukemia study represents "paradigm change" in treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia

A landmark study co-authored by a Loyola Medicine oncologist has found that a newer targeted drug is significantly more effective than standard therapy for treating elderly patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL). More

Service

HSD MLK Keynote Event: The Power to Heal: Leadership in Times of Great Despair[ity]

This free event will be taking place Thursday, January 24 at the Stritch School of Medicine. More

Clinical Care

David Daniels, MD, Specialist in Consultation Liaison Psychiatry, Joins Loyola Medicine

Dr. Daniels, a psychiatrist who specializes in treating patients who have physical illnesses as well as psychiatric conditions, has joined Loyola Medicine. More

Research

Holly Kramer, PhD, part of study on link between soda and higher kidney disease risk

People who drink lots of sugar-sweetened soda and fruit juices may be more likely to develop chronic kidney disease than those who don’t. More

Education

Stritch student team receives third place in health equity challenge

Megan Wu and Justine Ly suggested using predictive analytics using electronic medical record data to identify patients at risk of not showing up to schedule appointments. More

Research

Apply for NIH Career Development (K) Awards

Since the programs began, the ITM has awarded more than $6.8 million to more than 50 junior investigators at multiple ITM institutions. More

Service

2019 MLK Celebration: Addressing Disparity through Awareness, Advocacy and Action

The Executive Council on Diversity and Inclusion is excited to announce that the 2019 MLK Celebration will take place during the week of January 21, 2019! More

Clinical Care

Loyola Named to Becker's 2018 List of Great Orthopaedic Programs

Becker's said hospitals on the list have been recognized for "quality of care and patient satisfaction for orthopaedic and spine surgery." More