Photo of Geri DonenbergWelcome to the Research website for the UIC School of Public Health!

Message from Dr. Geri Donenberg, Research Dean

Please take a moment to learn about the breadth and depth of our faculty’s expertise across the domain of public health. SPH faculty are engaged in innovative research and scholarly activities with high impact at the local, state, and international levels. Areas of excellence include (but are not limited to) health disparities, cancer detection, violence prevention, obesity, substance abuse, HIV/AIDS, infectious diseases, maternal and child health, health policy, access to care, environmental pollutants, food safety, occupational health, and climate control. SPH faculty are at the forefront of their fields, leading their disciplines, and identifying novel solutions to serious public health problems here and abroad. Working together with local communities, SPH research is culturally relevant and meaningful and has the potential for long-term sustained impact. Come be inspired by our faculty and the research underway.

‌Innovative and Inspiring

As public health plays an increasingly critical role in today's society, the innovative research and inspiring achievements of UIC School of Public Health have become part of local, national and international conversation. Through our faculty, students and alumni, the UIC SPH presence extends far beyond its role as an academic environment.

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SPH Research Impacting the Community - Monthly Health Articles‌

June is Men's Health Month. Click here for projects and publications by UIC SPH researchers whose work focuses on Men's Health.


Publication Highlights

 Featured Journal PublicationsFeatured Journal Publications by SPH Faculty: July 2014-October 2014

The findings of SPH faculty research regularly appear in leading academic journals and periodicals.  Available for your review are articles published by UIC Faculty.

 Click this link to review the report. SPH Pubs


More Sponsored Activities

The subjects of our research are as diverse as our members. Other ongoing projects include healthy aging, environmental chemistry, airplane manufacturing, workers and brain tumors, occupational injuries in worker populations, hospital systems, mental health and more.

To learn more about other UIC SPH Sponsored Activities, browse the New Awards and Current Sponsored Activities section.  To see how far reaching UIC SPH sponsored activities are, browse the Community Connections_old section.

To learn more about our faculty research interests, view our Faculty Profiles.

Sponsored Activities

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August 3

SPH Office of Research Grantsmanship Workshops More...

July 9

Extramural Loan Repayment Program for Health Disparities Research (LRP-HDR) More...

July 1

Advance Notice: NIH Anticipates Transition to New Research Training Data Table Formats in FY 2016 More...