Author: Olivia Lanser

Student Diversity & Inclusion Committee Launches The “Fueled to Be First” Series!

CMSC’s Student Diversity & Inclusion Committee (SDIC) will be hosting the first ever “Fueled to be First” event series designed to create a support network for first generation medical students this month! This event is open to any students who identify as “first-generation” in any way, whether you are the first in your family to…
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Class of 2015 Step 1 “10 for 15” Program Published in Teaching and Learning in Medicine Journal

The Class of 2015’s highly successful “10 for 15” program, a student-led collaboration with faculty and administration that resulted in the largest increase in UICOM-Chicago’s performance on USMLE Step 1, was published this month in Teaching and Learning in Medicine. The article, titled “Development and Evaluation of a Student-Initiated Test Preparation Program for the USMLE Step…
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New Mental Health Services for UICOM Students

On behalf of the Chicago Medical Student Council (CMSC), Student Wellness & Resilience Committee (SWRC), and Office of Student Affairs (OSA), we are proud to announce several expanded mental health services for our students offered by UIC Counseling Center at no charge to students. “Let’s Talk” Weekly Drop-In Sessions – Held every Thursday from 4-6pm in…
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