Special Program Overview for
Urban Health Program Students!
· Learn more about Pediatrics Residency Program at UIC
· Meet the Department Head, Residency Program Director and Faculty
· Tour the Facilities
Monday, October, 21, 2013
University of Illinois COM,
840 S. Wood Street
1263 Clinical Science Building
Dinner Will Be Provided!
RSVP by Saturday, October 19th
When & Where
UIC College of Medicine Urban Health Program
The College of Medicine Urban Health Program (COM-UHP) is the largest and oldest of the six (6) Urban Health Programs in the University of Illinois Health Science Colleges serving annually nearly 400 African-American, Hispanic/Latino, and Native American students across all four of the College of Medicine sites. It has contributed to the graduation of over 2,000 minority physicians since its inception in 1969.
The mission of the University of Illinois at Chicago Urban Health Program (UHP) is to recruit, retain, and graduate underrepresented racial/ethnic minority students, specifically African Americans, Hispanics/Latinos, and Native Americans, into the health professions [...] with the goals of eliminating health disparities and advancing health equity.