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Remembering Susan D. Peters

Remember the life of Susan D. Peters, who helped bridge University of Chicago Medical Center and its service area of 32 communities on Chicago’s South Side.

UChicago's Community Health Survey 2021

Auburn Gresham parents, caregivers and staff, University of Chicago Medicine wants to hear from you!

COVID-19 Testing In Auburn Gresham (No Waiting!)

Drive Thru & Walk-Up Testing:
1156 W. 79th Streer (79th & Racine - northeast corner parking lot)
No waiting Monday, Wednesday and Fridays From 9am - 4pm.

UoC upcoming 2019 community grand round events address key health topic
In the coming months, community members have the chance to learn from experts on how to lead healthier lives.
Empower Yourself and Manage Your Health | A Candid Conversation on Diabetes & Weight Loss

Join us November 15th for or a discussion around diabetes and weight loss, to health factors very important to our community.

Empower Yourself & Manage Your Health: A Candid Conversation About Diabetes & Weight Loss

Do you or someone you know suffer from diabetes or obesity? Do you have questions about how you can manage your diabetes and lose weight? 

CommunityRx Rising Model for Finding Healthy Resources In Communities

CommunityRx connects patients with specific nearby places and community resources matched to their health needs. Click to learn more...

The Community Health Focus Hour NEEDS YOUR IDEAS FOR WVON 1690AM!
The Community Health Focus Hour sponsored by the University of Chicago Medicine is offering our listeners an opportunity to suggest show topics for January 2017- December 2017. What topics would you like to hear about?
June is Men's Health Month!

This is Men's Health Month! This Saturday and every Saturday in June, the University of Chicago will be talking about, and sharing information on Men's Health. It's ALL about our guys from 1-2:00pm on WVON 1690AM. Tune in!

Join Carl West's Community Health Focus Hour, Saturday April 30 on WVON

Part II of the discussion of Get CARE, the University of Chicago Medicine's historic plan to strengthen access to care on Chicago's South Side.

Cancer The Path to Survival, Community Grand Round March 2016!

There're still open slots! Join the University of Chicago Medicine and Community Partners for this important conversation around those impacted by cancer and survived! March 31st, Holy Cross Hospital, 2701 W. 68th Street, 6-8pm, Dinner will be served! Please RSVP.

CARES Program Aims to Increase Colorectal Cancer Screening

The goal of Cook County CARES is to improve colorectal cancer screening. Our organized approach to colorectal cancer screening partners the University of Chicago with community health clinics, public health departments, and insurers.

U. of C. ties its promise on trauma service to expansion of hospital

The University of Chicago is using its commitment to bring adult trauma services to the South Side to win state approval of a significant expansion of the Hyde Park medical center.

Empowering Youth To Live Healthy Lifestyles Summit

Empowering Youth To Live Health Lifestyles Summit, May 14, 6-9pm, at the Gary Comer Youth Center. This is the Community Grand Round (CGR) you don't want to miss. This will be a YOUTH developed and led SUMMIT! It will expose you to topics of obesity, violence, sexually transmitted and infectious diseases and asthma. Hurry, the YOUTH SUMMIT Registration is filling up!

University of Chicago Medicine at the 2015 Black Women's Expo

Join the University of Chicago Medicine at the 2015 Black Women's Expo, March 27th,  Care2/Prevent, 10-3pm, Booth 114; March 28th, Affairs of the Heart, 1-2:30pm, Room N231, and much more....

The School Project * Aftermath of Chicago's 2013 School Closings

The School Project teams up with University of Chicago’s Consortium on Chicago School Research to revisit the aftermath of Chicago’s 2013 school closings. Second segment of unprecedented collaboration between Chicago’s top documentary and media companies premieres at University of Chicago on January 22nd.

GADC's Vision Newsletter - Summer 2011 (Special Edition)

Summer 2011 (Special Edition)