Courage and innovation: Celebrating heart transplantation gala

Published Fri 3/9/18

More than 400 people, including 120 heart transplant recipients, gathered at the Museum of Science and Industry in late February to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first successful human heart transplant.


How medical scribes may change your regular check-up

Published Tue 7/17/18

UChicago Medicine researchers make a case for medical scribes to take a more prevalent role in general medicine visits.


Spring Exercise: How to prevent injuries and stay safe after a winter inside

Published Fri 3/23/18

Sports medicine specialist Leonardo Oliveira, MD, shares his best advice to stay safe during springtime exercise following a long winter hiatus.


Sonali Smith, MD: Undaunted by the challenges of lymphoma

Published Thu 9/24/20

Two decades after committing her career to lymphoma, Sonali Smith, MD, remains devoted to finding better treatments for this complex cancer and bringing them to patients quickly.


Q&A with leading OB/GYN ultrasound expert Jacques Abramowicz, MD

Published Tue 2/19/19

University of Chicago Medicine obstetrician/gynecologist Jacques Abramowicz, MD, answers questions about the importance of ultrasound medicine.


UChicago Medicine receives American Heart Association’s Comprehensive Hypertension Center certification

Published Mon 12/17/18

For the third time, the University of Chicago Medicine has been awarded the American Heart Association’s Comprehensive Hypertension Center Certification.

Harry Fozzard, MD, 1931-2014

Published Wed 12/17/14

December 17, 2014: Harry A. Fozzard, MD, a pioneer in the study of cardiac muscle activity, passed away in his sleep at his home in Dana, North Carolina, on Tuesday, Dec. 9.


Pediatric doctors answer common questions about cold and flu symptoms

Published Wed 1/9/19

Pediatric emergency doctors Princy George, MD, and Alison Tothy, MD, answer common questions about cold and flu.


Jim Schaffer is able to run again after vascular surgeon repairs his aneurysm

Published Mon 11/2/15

Sidelined from competitive running six years ago, the Oswego resident hit his stride at the 2015 University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children's Hospital RBC Race for the Kids.


Hybrid approach to heart and cardiovascular treatment speeds golfer's recovery

Published Fri 8/1/14

Although it could mean missing his weekly golf game, Leroy "Rocky" Cooper knew he had to get his heart fixed, and soon. He just had to find a way to get in, get it done, and get out without too much down time.