Bridging the Gap: Emerging Health Issues in
Date: Friday, September 13, 2013
Time: 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Location: UIC Forum, 725 W. Roosevelt, Chicago, IL 60612
FREE!: Complimentary registration; breakfast and lunch provided
Contact: Arlin Ospina at firstname.lastname@example.org or (312) 996-1774
To Register: http:// bridgingthegapanniversary. eventbrite.com/
This year marks the 10th anniversary of the Bridging the Gap symposiums.
At the University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System we are committed to combining translational research with clinical care in order to redress health disparities that exist across the state. Through our efforts to address and alleviate health disparities, we have an opportunity to deliver personalized medicine to a racially and ethnically diverse patient population. Together, our focus on using translational research and personalized medicine to inform our clinical care will help us achieve a better understanding of the basic underpinnings of disease and disease processes, particularly among medically underserved Hispanics and African Americans within our primary service areas. At the University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System we are changing medicine for good by making the latest advancements more affordable and accessible for those who need it most.