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Jun 23, 2017, 16:15 ET More Breast Cancers Were Diagnosed At Early Stage After Affordable Care Act Took Effect

A Loyola University Chicago study published this month has found an increase in the percentage of breast cancer patients who were...


Jun 09, 2017, 21:27 ET Kathy Albain, MD, Receives Endowed Chair To Fund Oncology Research

Grateful for the life-saving care they received at Loyola Medicine, Peter and Heidi Huizenga have made a generous gift to further oncology research...


Jan 12, 2016, 18:00 ET Loyola Physician Partners Chosen For CMS Initiative To Build On Success Of ACOs

Loyola Physician Partners, as a member of Trinity Health and the Trinity Health ACO, has been selected to participate in the Centers for Medicare...


Jun 16, 2015, 13:57 ET Loyola Researchers Awarded Prizes For Best Poster Presentations

 Forty-nine scientific studies were presented during a research night sponsored by the Oncology Research Institute and Infectious Disease and...


Nov 10, 2014, 09:54 ET Renowned Heart Surgeon Ed McGee Jr., MD, Joins Loyola

 Internationally known cardiothoracic surgeon Ed McGee, Jr., MD, who specializes in heart transplants and implantable heart pumps, has joined...


Aug 14, 2014, 12:49 ET Alexian Brothers, Loyola Announce Intent To Affiliate And Expand Pediatric Services

 Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS) of Arlington Heights, Ill., and Loyola University Health System (Loyola) of Maywood, Ill., are...


Jan 08, 2014, 09:55 ET Loyola, Notre Dame Join Forces Against Cancer

 Two research powerhouses, Loyola University Chicago and the University of Notre Dame, are joining forces in a multidisciplinary cancer...


Nov 05, 2013, 13:05 ET Loyola Performs 750th Lung Transplant

 Loyola University Medical Center has performed its 750th lung transplant, a milestone that places Loyola first in Illinois by a wide...


Aug 19, 2013, 19:47 ET Loyola Breaks Ground On $137 Million Medical Research And Education Center

 Loyola University Chicago has broken ground on a $137 million medical research and education building that will support nearly 500 scientists...


Jul 25, 2013, 10:30 ET Loyola University Chicago To Break Ground On $137 Million Medical Research And Education Center

Loyola University Chicago will break ground Aug. 16 on a $137 million medical research and education building to support nearly 500 scientists and...


Sep 12, 2001, 01:00 ET Public Blood Drive Today, Thursday at Loyola Medical Center

MAYWOOD, Ill., Sept. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the tragic events on the East Coast on Tuesday, Sept. 11, Loyola University Health System...


Sep 11, 2001, 01:00 ET Calmness and Age-Appropriate Conversation Recommended When Speaking with Youngsters About Today's Events, Says Loyola Expert

MAYWOOD, Ill., Sept. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Adults must maintain a sense of calm when speaking with children about today's tragic events in New York...


Jul 30, 2001, 01:00 ET Olympic Swimmers Take to the Lake for Cancer Research

CHICAGO, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- When three U.S. Olympic medallists, along with nearly 200 other swimmers, plunge into Lake Michigan on Saturday,...


Jul 19, 2001, 01:00 ET Statement from Loyola University Health System Regarding the Erives/Sandoval Family July 19, 2001 - 1:30 p.m.

MAYWOOD, Ill., July 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Our thoughts and prayers are with the Sandoval family upon the death of Aracely Erives, who gave birth to...


May 02, 2001, 01:00 ET Loyola's New, $70 Million Ambulatory Care Center Addresses Double-Digit Patient Growth

MAYWOOD, Ill., May 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Loyola University Health System (LUHS) today breaks ground for a new, 239,000-square-foot, $70 million...


Apr 16, 2001, 01:00 ET Loyola Transplant Patients Gather For Candle-Lighting Ceremony Honoring Donors

MAYWOOD, Ill., April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Transplant recipients and the spouse of an organ donor will speak about the gift of life to an estimated...


Apr 16, 2001, 01:00 ET Loyola Transplant Patients Gather For Candle-Lighting Ceremony Honoring Donors

MAYWOOD, Ill., April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Transplant recipients and the spouse of an organ donor will speak about the gift of life to an estimated...


Feb 16, 2001, 00:00 ET Genetic Basis for Rare Cancer Found, Loyola Scientist Says

MAYWOOD, Ill., Feb. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientists have found a genetic basis for a rare cancer originally thought to be caused almost solely by...