At the Forefront of Medicine

Three University of Chicago Medicine specialties — cancer (No. 33), gastroenterology and GI surgery (47) and urology (45) — were recognized as being among the best in the country in the annual U.S. News and World Report rankings. Four other specialties were ranked as high performing — nephrology, neurology and neurosurgery and orthopaedics.

In the publication's 2019 survey of graduate schools, the Pritzker School of Medicine was ranked 18 in the country and the graduate programs in the biological sciences ranked 13 (paleontology at 1, ecology and evolution at 8).

From left: Nita Lee, MD, assistant professor of Obstetrics/Gynecology; Meaghan Tenney, MD, assistant professor of Obstetrics/Gynecology; Ernst Lengyel, MD, PhD, chairman, Department of Obstetrics/Gynecology; and Diane Yamada, MD, chief, Section of Gynecologic Oncology; outside the operating room in the Center for Care and Discovery

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