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  • 81% of antibiotics prescribed in advance of dental procedures for infection prevention are unnecessary (Illustration: Victor Bonhart)


    A new study conducted by researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago and published in JAMA Network Open has...

  • Lazarov neurogenesis study. Courtesy Orly Lazarov, et al.

    CCTS pilot grant awardee, Dr. Orly Lazarov, finds that brain cells can form into one’s nineties, even if one has cognitive decline and Alzheimer’s disease.

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    AY 19-20 Priority Areas include: Pain management/opioid use/substance use, health disparities/health equity, innovative implementation science, projects related to Health Chicago 2.0 goals or Chicago Health Atlas data, studies on translational research process improvement methods, projects grounded in bidirectional community-based participation, and child health research.

  • Illustration of patient and family talking to doctor about COPD drug options. (Image: UIC Institute for Healthcare Delivery Design/Larysa Glushchenko)

    Supported, in part, by the CCTS Biomedical Informatics Core, the clinical trial -known as the RELIANCE study- is designed by researchers with the help of patients, caregivers, professional societies and the COPD Foundation, the largest patient advocacy organization for COPD in the U.S.

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