Michael Reese Foundation establishes annual “Meritorious Lectureship Award” at the University of Chicago Medicine

An endowment has been established at the University of Chicago to support an annual lecture honoring a University of Chicago faculty member who embodies the principles of Michael Reese Hospital. Faculty members receiving this award are:

Tara Henderson, MD, MPH

Dr Henderson was the inaugaral speaker for the Michael Reese Lecture and she gave a presentation on Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology: Optimizing Outcomes and Survivorship on April 25, 2019.

Sarosh Rana, MD, MPH

Dr Rana’s presentation on October 25, 2019 was Angiogenic Factors and Preeclampsia: Prediction of Adverse Outcomes

Candice Norcott, PhD

Dr Norcott gave a presentation Trauma, Resilience, and Sexual Health in Black Women: Building a Translational Program on September 24th 2020.

Michelle M. Le Beau, PhD

Dr Le Beau presented a study on Therapy-Related Myeloid Neoplasms: When Genetics and Environment Collide on November 5, 2021.

Medicine Is Sick: Burnout in healthcare

The United States Surgeon General has issued an advisory about healthcare burnout, and evidence is shown through these three frontline workers and their firsthand accounts on the impacts of burnout. Ed Smalivitz has been in the medical field for 42 years and walked...

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Helix – Michael Reese Research and Education Foundation

The Michael Reese Research and Education Foundation recently expanded its commitment to health equality by establishing the Michael Reese Research and Education Foundation Center for Health Equity Research at Rosalind Franklin University with an $877,200 grant. The...

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Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science

The Michael Reese Foundation is supporting 2 programs at RFUMS Scholars Program The Foundation is supporting 2 full scholarships for students from underrepresented populations to attend medical school at RFUMS CMS Center for Health Equity Research The Foundation has...

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