About Our International Program
At the Forefront of Medicine Since 1927
Since opening its first hospital in 1927, the University of Chicago Medicine has grown into an integrated academic and community health system. The not-for-profit academic medical health system began on the University of Chicago's campus in Hyde Park, but now practices throughout Chicago, the suburbs and northwest Indiana. UChicago Medicine unites five organizations to fulfill its tripartite mission of medical education, research and patient care: Pritzker School of Medicine, Biological Sciences Division, the Medical Center, Community Health and Hospital Division, and UChicago Medicine Physicians.
Bringing Research to Reality
At UChicago Medicine, we’re advancing the forefront of health care every day. Our physicians are shaping modern medicine with innovative discoveries — just as they have since we opened our doors nearly 100 years ago. Today, we deliver breakthroughs in immunotherapy to fight cancer, develop leading-edge treatments for heart disease, pioneer brain therapies to help epilepsy patients and more. We are committed to changing medicine through research.
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Why Choose UChicago Medicine
We are advancing the forefront of health every day by bringing research to reality and advanced care closer to our patients. Welcome to the forefront.
Awards & Accreditations
UChicago Medicine is continually recognized as a leader in medicine — both in patient care and research. For more than 100 years, we’ve been recognized for our groundbreaking research, leading-edge treatments and innovative care.
Centers of Excellence
UChicago Medicine is one of the nation's leading academic medical institutions, with many of the world's best physicians. We have been at the forefront of medical care since 1927, when we first opened to patients.
History Of UChicago Medicine
The University of Chicago Medicine has been reinventing healthcare since 1927. We were determined to provide the best care possible, and has been expanding and growing for nearly two hundred years, including:
- Pritzker School of Medicine, which is regularly ranked among the top medical schools in the United States
- University of Chicago Biological Sciences Division, which boasts 12 Nobel Prize winners in physiology and medicine are affiliated
- UChicago Medicine, which opened the Center for Care and Discovery in 2013. The $700 million, 10-story specialty medical facility focuses on cancer, digestive diseases, neurosciences, advanced surgery and high-tech medical imaging
Quality & Safety
At UChicago Medicine, providing highly effective, safe patient care is central to everything we do. Here, teams of experts work together to ensure we follow the highest standards for quality care — from preventing infections and continuously improving surgical care to achieving high success rates and patient volumes for even the most complex procedures.
Research & Innovation
UChicago Medicine is home to physicians who are pioneers in their fields, bringing research to reality and making the extraordinary possible. From breakthroughs in immunotherapy to game-changing orthopaedics, we bring you the most advanced health care treatments.
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International Program Articles
May 22, 2015: China Century Group and the University of Chicago Medicine signed an exclusive agreement Thursday to improve health care delivery in China by bringing international standards and best practices to hospitals across the country.