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Dr. Renata Smith Receives CARE Award

Dr. Renata Smith Receives CARE Award

Dr. Renata Smith receives the CARE award. The CARE Award is for employees who demonstrate the core values of UI Health, display a job performance that goes above and beyond expected performance, exhibit…

Dr. Rodrigo Burgos has been selected to serve on the CCSL

Dr. Rodrigo Burgos has been selected to serve on the CCSL

Dr. Rodrigo Burgos has been selected to serve on the Chancellor’s Committee on the Status of Latinos (CCSL) for the 2021-2022 academic year. Dr. Burgos will also serve as a co-chair. The Chancellor’s…

Emily Drwiega recipient of 2021 IDWeek Trainee Award

Emily Drwiega is a recipient of a 2021 IDSA IDWeek Trainee Award

This grant acknowledges distinguished, quality scientific research being presented at IDWeek by Infectious Disease trainees. IDWeek 2021 is being held virtually from September 29 – October 3. The title of her research is: Readmissions…

Dr. Larry Danziger

Dr. Larry Danziger Named Distinguished Professor

Congratulations to Dr. Larry Danziger for being selected as a recipient of the honorary title of UIC Distinguished Professor for 2021. This appointment recognizes faculty who have made a significant impact in their…

Update on the Prevention and Treatment of COVID-19

Update on the Prevention and Treatment of COVID-19

Dr. Rodrigo Burgos was invited to provide a 1-hr CE for the American Association of Critical Care Nurses Northwest Chicago Area Chapter, held on April 17th, 2021. The title of his presentation was…

Dr. Rodrigo Burgos Podcast

Dr. Rodrigo Burgos is featured in an SIDP Podcast

New Episode of Breakpoints: the SIDP Podcast The Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists is excited to release our latest Breakpoints episode: A Gab about Cab: the Short on Long-Acting Antiretrovirals for HIV Dr. Fidelia…

UIC COVID-19 Triage Sites

UIC Pharmacy COVID-19 Triage Sites

UIC Pharmacy created successful COVID-19 Triage Sites on April 24, 2021. Drs. Annette Hays and Chris Schriever set forth a plan for triage, testing, and transferring of patients along with contact tracing