The University of Chicago Medicine
Doctors are taught to fight death—but it’s a losing battle. Some are looking beyond biomedicine to help them better communicate with patients about the end of life.
Scientists are discovering how microbes not only make us sick but also keep our bodies working.
First detailed analysis of the woolly mammoth’s DNA reveals how it adapted to Arctic life.
Radiation oncologist Andrew Howard uses comics to help patients understand cancer biology.
UChicago anesthesiologist Shakeela Hassan advocates for the healing force of interfaith music and human sound.
A UChicago Medicine program shares specialized knowledge to improve health care in the city.
High school students fan out to help the University’s Urban Health Initiative chart the resources in Chicago neighborhoods where there are too few.