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Sports medicine expert helps baseball player prevent long-term elbow and shoulder injury

Published Sat 7/1/17

It was the second game of a double header and Brandon Kelly was 15 pitches in. The pitcher got the sign from the catcher and delivered a side arm slider. "My elbow popped and my arm just 'fell,'" said Brandon, 14, who was pitching for a Marian Catholic High School baseball game in April when he was injured.


Pediatric cancer data commons aims to accelerate research

Published Tue 2/13/18

UChicago researchers are hoping to speed up technological advances in pediatric cancer research by creating a comprehensive data platform that centralizes data and makes it easily accessible to the entire research community.


Pacemaker regulates heart rate so patient can continue swimming

Published Tue 11/7/17

In August 1961, at age 33, Ted Erikson set an open-water distance record. He swam 43 miles, from Chicago to Michigan City, Indiana, in 36 hours.


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.


Daniel Johnson, MD, speaks about COVID-19 prevention for kids at Illinois governor's press conference

Published Wed 10/28/20

Pediatric infectious disease specialist Daniel Johnson, MD, speaks about COVID-19 prevention for kids at Governor J.B. Pritzker's press conference.