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TOUGHER TOGETHER Against Breast Cancer

We kicked off Breast Cancer Awareness Month by honoring women who partnered with our health care experts to beat breast cancer. Read more » 

Spotlight on Research: Drs. Gary An & Robert Shenkar

Drs. An and Kulkarni use a computational model linking inflammation and cancer. Read the abstract »
Dr. Shenkar reported a genetic mutation resulting in patients with cerebral cavernous malformations having more lesions. Read the abstract »


Dr. Jessica Kandel Named Master Clinician

The Bucksbaum Institute for Clinical Excellence named Jessica Kandel, MD, and one other faculty member as Master Clinicians. Read the story »

Dr. Jeffrey B. Matthews

Message From the Chairman

The University of Chicago Department of Surgery is cultivating a unique environment to advance clinical care, research and education. Read more »

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Surgery News
- Bucksbaum Institute names two new master clinicians
- DOD, NIH Funding Allows for Innovative Approaches to Prostate Cancer Research
- John Alverdy, MD, named president-elect of Surgical Infection Society 
- SSO Elects Roggin to Council

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