Research Highlights

California National Guard members load potatoes into the back of a truck, with boxes of food stacked behind them.

SPH Experts Author Food Assistance Recommendations

Alumna Sabrina Young, PhD, and professor Marian Fitzgibbon, PhD, write for the Society of Behavioral Medicine arguing for increased food assistance during and after the pandemic.

An aerial view of a coal mine.

New Grants Fund Black Lung Surveillance

New grant funding will continue the work of the MINER Center to evaluate Black Lung disease cases among coal miners living in Illinois and Indiana.

An aerial view of Merchandise Mart, lit up with a graphic of the Chicago flag and text stating

COVID-19 Mortality in Chicagoland: Data Limitations and Solutions

A new report from SPH's Policy, Practice and Prevention Research Center examines hidden implications from COVID-19 fatality statistics across Chicagoland.

An aerial view of the UI Health campus at UIC.

UIC Launches COVID-19 Research Registry

Alumna Dr. Janet Lin, MPH '04, is part of an effort to connect with COVID-19 patients with resources, clinical trials and other research opportunities.

A memorial for George Floyd outside of Cup Foods in Minneapolis.

Statement on the Murder of George Floyd and Protests

We write at an historic and solemn moment for our country. A global pandemic grips the nation, disproportionately devastating communities of color, and cities from coast to coast are shaken by the poignant…