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Jul 10, 2018, 15:08 ETLoyola To Pursue NCI Comprehensive Cancer Center Designation

Loyola Medicine's Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center and Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine are expanding their renowned cancer...


Jul 09, 2018, 15:00 ETLoyola Medicine, Palos Health First In Illinois To Offer MRI-guided Radiation Therapy

The Loyola Center for Cancer Care & Research at Palos Health South Campus in Orland Park is the first center in Illinois - and only the fifth in the...


Mar 01, 2018, 07:00 ETLoyola Medicine Acquires MacNeal Hospital And Affiliated Operations

Loyola Medicine has finalized the acquisition of MacNeal Hospital and its affiliated operations from Tenet Healthcare. The acquisition also includes...


Nov 14, 2017, 14:56 ETRavi Durvasula, MD, Named Chair Of Loyola's Department Of Medicine

Ravi Durvasula, MD, has been named chair of the department of medicine of Loyola Medicine and Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine....


Oct 27, 2017, 14:52 ETNo Tricks, Just Treats As Loyola's NICU Babies Celebrate Halloween

Instead of frights there were only adorable sights at Loyola Medicine's neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), as babies donned homemade costumes to...


Aug 08, 2017, 13:43 ETSix Loyola Specialties Nationally Ranked By U.S. News

Loyola University Medical Center ranks third among 212 Illinois hospitals and has six nationally ranked specialties in U.S. News & World Report's...


Jun 23, 2017, 16:15 ETMore 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 diagnosed in early...


Jun 09, 2017, 21:27 ETKathy 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...


Apr 21, 2016, 04:28 ETLoyola University Chicago Unveils Center For Translational Research And Education

Loyola University Chicago opened an innovative medical research and education center April 21 on its Health Sciences Division campus in Maywood,...


Jan 12, 2016, 06:00 ETLoyola 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, 01:57 ETLoyola 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...


Apr 02, 2015, 05:28 ETPalos Community Hospital and Loyola University Medical Center Combine Strengths to Form Innovative Affiliation

Palos Community Hospital and Loyola University Medical Center announced April 2 plans to join together to create an innovative affiliation in...


Nov 10, 2014, 09:54 ETRenowned 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 Loyola...


Aug 14, 2014, 12:49 ETAlexian 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 partnering to...


Jan 08, 2014, 09:55 ETLoyola, 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 research...


Nov 05, 2013, 01:05 ETLoyola 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 margin, and...


Aug 19, 2013, 07:47 ETLoyola 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 and...


Jul 25, 2013, 10:30 ETLoyola 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...