Anesthesiology and Pain Management

...& Medical Associations Society for Education in Anesthesia American Society of Anesthesiologists American Medical Association Free literature (books, journals, abstracts and texts) books.google.com Online Literature Research www.pubmed.com Google Scholar Blogspot by Josephine Tan at UCSF Free tutorials for PubMed Anesthesiology Online Study Material For procedures, diagnoses, physiology, treatments Anesthetic pharmacology Question of the day and peer-reviewed, referenced answers In-Training Exams...

Pediatrics

...to offer high-quality pediatric education to residents who come from near and far. Our residents enjoy a rich teaching environment with a full lecture and conference schedule, but learn the most by providing care for our patients under faculty supervision. Stroger Hospital, a public safety-net hospital in the city of Chicago and the Department of Pediatrics provides general and subspecialty...

Human Resources

...salary. Plus, you have the option to elect for additional term insurance at affordable rates. Learn more about Cook County’s Benefits and Insurance Programs from the Department of Risk Management at (312) 603-6422 or online at www.cookcountyrisk.com. Family Leave for Special Needs Cook County is committed to supporting employees and their families, particularly when workers require time off to handle...

Emergency Preservation & Resuscitation Trial (EPR)

...an IV. Once the body’s temperature is less than 10 degrees Celsius, the person is taken to the operating room where surgeons try to stop the bleeding and repair the injuries. A machine is then used to restore blood flow to the whole body and rewarm the person.. All the devices and fluids used in this study are approved for...

Healthy Living

...community members may be able to obtain produce if fruits and vegetable remain at the end of the distribution. If you would like to learn more about the Fresh Truck, please talk to your health care provider about how to get connected. Summer Meals Children 18 years and younger can get free, healthy meals at Cook County Health’s Robbins and...

Rachel Rubin, MD, MPH, FACP

...the Chair of the Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. She continues her clinical duties at CCH’s Ruth M. Rothstein CORE Center. Dr. Rubin joined CCDPH in 2014 and assumed the role of Co-Lead of the Department in March 2020. Her main areas of responsibility include oversight of the Communicable Diseases Unit, Environmental Health Services Unit, Integrated Health Support Services...

Vitreoretinal Surgery

...local or national meeting. Academics The fellow will be expected to organize lectures and imaging conferences for the residents at Cook County, as well as organize an OKAP review. There are also frequent Chicago retina meetings and/or dinners that the fellow will be encouraged to attend, including strong local retinal conferences like RABB, AVTT and Retinal Fellows Forum. We also...

Hospice and Palliative Medicine

...extensive experiencing in educating a variety of health care professionals)  Goals  To educate the next generation of physicians in hospice and palliative care so that more people can receive the benefits of interdisciplinary quality care when confronted with life-limiting illness and at the end of life.  To train physicians to demonstrate competence in specialist-level expertise in palliative care. The program...

Making an Impact

...infection. The vaccine takes 1-2 weeks to provide protection from the flu. If people get sick after receiving a flu shot, they were going to get sick anyways. Healthy people don’t need to be vaccinated. FACT: Everyone older than 6 months should get vaccinated, especially young children, babies, pregnant women, seniors and people who have chronic illnesses. When everyone is...

Ophthalmology

...quarter Rabb Retina Study Group meetings every quarter Illinois Association of Ophthalmology meeting every year Northwestern Phaco Course Loyola Cataract & Glaucoma Symposium CCO Lecture Series: 2 hours of lecture every Saturday for all residents in the Chicago area Daily Lectures Mondays: Morning Report followed by a one-hour lecture on Neuro Tuesdays: Lecture on Pediatrics, Retina, or Glaucoma Wednesdays: Lecture...

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