Tom Dabertin at Pierogi Fest
How an ulcerative colitis survivor is living his best life, at Pierogi Fest

In 1978, ulcerative colitis disrupted Tom Dabertin’s active lifestyle. Throughout his four decades of care at UChicago Medicine, Dabertin not only found relief, but created a festival dedicated to foods he couldn't eat prior to treatment.

Sandro Miller
Sandro's story

For award-winning artist Sandro Miller, photographing UChicago Medicine patients is personal. Prior to shooting two advertising campaigns for the hospital, Sandro was treated by our oncologists for stage 4 throat cancer.

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