Events

Fri, Mar 10, 2017

Third Annual UIC Occupational Therapy Scholarship of Practice Day
Keynote presented by Dr. Margo B. Holm

Mon, Feb 20, 2017

UIC at HIMSS17
Join us a reception for AHS alumni and friends!

Wed, Feb 8, 2017

Health and Disability: Government Policy and Community Interventions
Intracollege Lunchtime Lecture Series

Mon, Nov 28, 2016

Evidence-based practice poster session
Presented by the OT MS Class of 2018

Fri, Nov 11, 2016

11th Annual Distinguished Lecture on the Science of Manual Therapy
Get 4 CEUs at this lecture presented by Joshua A. Cleland

Mon, Nov 7, 2016

Everyday Technology Use in Relation to Daily Life Activities and Need of Support in Older Adults with Cognitive Impairment
Presented by Annicka Hedman and Charlotta Ryd from the Karolinska Institute

Sun, Nov 6, 2016 - Mon, Nov 7, 2016

2016 Frank Armitage Lecture
Join us for this special two-day event

Mon, Oct 24, 2016

Current Issues in Acute Care OT Practice
Presented by Kay McGee, MS, OTR/L, CLT

Fri, Oct 21, 2016

Distinguished Speaker Series: Scientific journalism
Presented by Gretchen Reynolds

Thu, Oct 20, 2016

AHS CELEBRATES: Recognizing alumni achievement and fueling success
Mix and mingle with fellow alumni. You're sure to feel proud of the company you keep.

Mon, Oct 17, 2016

UIC AHS alumni and friends reception at AHIMA16
Alumni, students and friends are invited to a reception during AHIMA16

Fri, Oct 14, 2016

Innovations in Health Information Management
Earn four CEUs at this year's HIM In-Service

Thu, Oct 6, 2016

Strengths-Based Intervention with Children Using the Model of Human Occupation
Presented by Jane O’Brien, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA

Mon, Sep 26, 2016

The Occupational Therapist and the Older Worker
Presented by Bruce L. Douglas

Sat, Sep 24, 2016

UIC Open House
Open House 2016 is your all-access pass to UIC, Chicago’s public research university

Sat, Aug 6, 2016 - Sun, Aug 7, 2016

MET Level II Lower Quadrant
Join us for this CE event presented by Frank Aerts and Becky Alwood-Wallace

Thu, Aug 4, 2016 - Fri, Aug 5, 2016

Fundamentals of Medical Exercise Therapy
Join us for this CE event presented by Frank Aerts and Becky Alwood-Wallace

Wed, Aug 3, 2016

Masterclass: Management of Cervicogenic and Tension-Type Headache
Presented by César Fernández-de-las-Peñas, PT, DO, PhD

Thu, Jul 21, 2016

BVIS Dinner at AMI 2016
Join UIC BVIS alumni, students, faculty and friends for dinner at AMI 2016.

Mon, Jul 11, 2016

Retirement reception for Larry Pawola
Join us in celebrating the retirement of our BHIS Department Head

Fri, Apr 29, 2016

Illinois LEND Open House
Learn more about Illinois LEND and the exciting trainee leadership and research projects

Thu, Apr 28, 2016

Welcome to Alumniville: The UIC AHS Alumni Community
Recent and soon-to-be graduates: Come celebrate your alumnihood!

Mon, Apr 25, 2016

Engaging with the LGBT community to promote inclusive and affirming care
Presented by Yolanda Suarez-Balcazar, PhD

Wed, Apr 20, 2016

Telethons: Disabled People to the Rescue
DHD colloquium featuring Catherine Kudlick, Ph.D.

Tue, Apr 19, 2016

Exploring Disability Identity and Disability Rights through Narratives
A book tour talk by Ravi Malhotra

Sat, Apr 16, 2016

AHS CE Day & the Vivette Rifkin Lecture
Alumni are invited to learn, network and have a great time doing it

Fri, Apr 15, 2016

The 2016 Chicago Disability Studies Conference: Intersectionality and Disability
Featuring UIC keynote speaker Assistant Professor Akemi Nishida to present on "Critical Disability Praxis"

Sat, Apr 9, 2016

UIC Department of Occupational Therapy and the Model of Human Occupation Clearinghouse reception
Join fellow UIC OT friends and colleagues at AOTA 2016!

Fri, Apr 8, 2016

Night Two of Conversations on Police Brutality Against Disabled People of Color: Black Kripple Delivers Poetry and Lyrics
Join us for the second night of poetry and lyrics with Leroy Moore about police brutality against disabled people of color

Mon, Apr 4, 2016

Designing and Evaluating Occupation-Focused Interventions
Presented by Eva Elisabet Ejlersen Wæhrens, Cecilie von Bülow, and Marc Sampedro Pilegaard

Thu, Mar 10, 2016

UIC alumni meet-up at GLATA 2016
Join fellow UIC athletic training alumni for an evening of fellowship

Fri, Mar 4, 2016

Second Annual UIC Occupational Therapy Scholarship of Practice Day
Keynote presented by Dr. Helene Polatajko

Fri, Feb 19, 2016

UIC PT reception at CSM 2016
Join us to socialize, network, and celebrate UIC OT!

Tue, Feb 9, 2016

Beauty in Exile: A Lecture and Discussion with Riva Lehrer
Featuring clips from the film "Self-Preservation: The Art of Riva Lehrer"

Fri, Feb 5, 2016

Distinguished Speaker Series: Systems epidemiology of habitual coffee consumption
Presented by Marilyn Cornelis, PhD

Fri, Feb 5, 2016

Performance of "A Little Bit of Not Normal" - written and performed by Arlene Malinowski
Join us for an intriguing one-woman show that explores the stigma of mental illness

Mon, Jan 25, 2016

Clinic to Community: Activating Consumers with Long-term Disabilities To Become Self-Managers
Part of the Scholarship of Practice Lecture Series

Mon, Nov 30, 2015

Evidence Based Practice Poster Session
Presented by the UIC MS Class of 2017

Mon, Nov 23, 2015

Evidence-based Occupational Therapy 2.0 – developing evidence for occupation.
Presented by Anders Kottorp, PhD, OT reg

Fri, Nov 13, 2015

Outtakes: 7th Annual Disability Culture Cabaret
Join us for the 7th Annual Disability Culture Cabaret featuring a live performance of poetry, spoken word, comedy and film

Tue, Nov 10, 2015

Adipose tissue plasticity during obesity and acute nutritional stress
Presented by Maria Pini, PhD

Mon, Nov 9, 2015

Culturally responsive interventions with Latinos with disabilities and their families: The case of healthy lifestyles programming
Presented by Yolanda Suarez-Balcazar and Panel of Participants and Service Providers

Wed, Nov 4, 2015

AHS Research Day
The annual showcase of work by faculty, students and postdocs

Sat, Oct 24, 2015

AHS CELEBRATES: Recognizing our reach through alumni, faculty and partners
Mix and mingle with fellow alumni. You're sure to feel proud of the company you keep.

Fri, Oct 9, 2015

Image of Research Competition Recognition
AHS students loom large among the winners

Sat, Oct 3, 2015

UIC Open House
Open House 2015 is your all-access pass to UIC, Chicago’s public research university

Mon, Sep 28, 2015

BHIS Alumni Reception at AHIMA 2015
UIC AHS alumni, students and friends are invited to a dinner during AHIMA 2015

Sat, Sep 19, 2015

PT Class of 1975 40th Year Reunion
Members of the PT Class of 1975 are invited to reunite on campus.

Fri, Aug 14, 2015 - Wed, Aug 5, 2015

AHS @ Chicago SummerDance
Pack your dancing shoes and picnic blankets, and join fellow AHS alumni at Chicago Summerdance!

Thu, Jul 23, 2015

BVIS Dinner at AMI 2015
Join UIC BVIS alumni, students, faculty and friends for dinner at AMI 2015.

Fri, Jun 26, 2015

Innovative Approach to the Injured Runner
Join us for this CE event presented by Irene Davis, PhD, PT, FACSM, FAPTA, FASB

Tue, Jun 9, 2015 - Wed, Jun 10, 2015

Promoting Health and Safety for Workers with Disabilities Conference
Explore the impact of the Americans with Disabilities Act in the workplace

Thu, May 7, 2015

AHS Commencement Ceremony
Congratulations to graduates from the College of Applied Health Sciences!

Thu, Apr 30, 2015

Welcome to Alumniville: The UIC AHS Alumni Community
Recent and soon-to-be graduates: Come celebrate your alumnihood!

Wed, Apr 29, 2015

Kinesiology/Pre-Health Information Session
Are you thinking about a career in the health professions?

Fri, Apr 24, 2015

Disability and Sexuality: Everything you wanted to know about Disability and Sex but were afraid to ask...
Join us for an evening of frank and juicy talk about crip-sex as well as a crip-sex fair providing free goodies and important information

Thu, Apr 23, 2015

Workshop: Uteri Clit-chat
Join us for a hands-on creative workshop and share your stories about reproduction, sexuality and the body

Thu, Apr 23, 2015

Bethany Stevens, J.D., M.A. presents: Pushing Pleasure, Stripping Ableism and Embracing Cripsex
Join us for an engaging talk with Bethany Stevens discussing disabled people advocating for pleasure as a political act against ableism

Mon, Apr 20, 2015

Recognition for Achievement, Research & Excellence (RARE)
Celebrating academic and research achievements of our Kinesiology and Nutrition students

Tue, Apr 14, 2015

In the Spotlight? Deaf or Disabled Artists Persuing Careers in the Theatre
Join us for an exciting panel featuring Robert Schleifer and others discussing their careers as disabled and Deaf theatre artists

Mon, Apr 13, 2015

Alumni and student reception at HIMSS15
Join us for our cocktail reception

Sat, Apr 11, 2015

AHS CE Day and the Ruth French Lecture
Alumni are invited to learn, network and have a great time doing it

Tue, Apr 7, 2015

New Art Emerging from Disability and Deaf Cultures
Join us for an exciting panel featuring Chicago based artist Riva Leher and other panelists discussing Disability and Deaf art and culture

Thu, Apr 2, 2015

What Does Big Data Have to do With Physical Therapy & How Can We Use It?
Presented by Jason Rodeghero

Mon, Mar 30, 2015

Scholarship of Practice Day
Keynote presented by Joy Hammel and Virginia Stoffel

Thu, Mar 12, 2015

UIC alumni meet-up at GLATA 2015
Athletic training alumni, please join us

Mon, Mar 9, 2015

Distracted Driving Workshop: Shriners Hospitals for Children
Presented by Jennifer Smith

Wed, Mar 4, 2015

Kinesiology/Pre-Health Information Session
Are you thinking about a career in the health professions?

Thu, Feb 26, 2015

Website Effectiveness in the Marketing of PT Services
Presented by Demetrios Nikoloulis, SPT

Fri, Feb 20, 2015

WinterDance
An evening of mingling and moving. RSVP by Feb. 16!

Thu, Feb 12, 2015

Internet Technology as a Novel Approach to Improving Exercise Self Care
Presented by Nina Cheri, PhD

Thu, Feb 5, 2015

UIC PT Alumni Reception
Join us during the 2015 Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association

Wed, Jan 28, 2015

Kinesiology/Pre-Health Information Session
Are you thinking about a career in the health professions?

Thu, Jan 22, 2015

Fall Reduction in Hospital Settings
Presented by Keir Ringquist, PhD

Mon, Jan 5, 2015

Is There An App For That? Using Technology To Modify Behavior & Promote Health
Presented by Christine Pellegrini, PhD

Tue, Dec 2, 2014

Family Policy and Disability
Presented by Arie Rimmerman

Wed, Nov 19, 2014

Pre-Health Information Session
Are you thinking about a career in the health professions?

Fri, Nov 14, 2014

SAMA Art Show
The Student Association of Medical Artists presents "Inside the Mind of Medical Artists"

Wed, Nov 5, 2014

"When I Walk": Film and dialogue
Join us for a screening and discussion

Fri, Oct 31, 2014

Angiogenesis and Wound Healing: A little bit goes a long way
Presented by the Integrative Physiology Lab in AHS

Tue, Oct 21, 2014

The Disability Rights Movement: The Promise and Perils of Low Political Salience
Presented by Professor Michael Waterstone and J. Howard Ziemann

Fri, Oct 17, 2014

CE EVENT: The Future of HIM - Trends & Developments
HIM students host continuing ed program

Thu, Oct 16, 2014

Fall Reduction in Hospital Settings
Presented by Keir Ringquist

Sat, Oct 11, 2014

KN Open House
Find out what a kinesiology degree can offer you!

Thu, Oct 9, 2014

Dynamic imaging: Frontiers of life science visualization
The 2014 Frank Armitage Lecture in Biomedical Visualization

Mon, Sep 29, 2014

Alumni Reception at 86th Annual AHIMA Convention
Alumni of the programs in Health Information Management and Health Informatics - Join us!

Fri, Sep 26, 2014

Cells to Community (C2C) Research Day
Featuring presentations by AHS graduate students

Sat, Sep 20, 2014

OT 70th Anniversary Luncheon for 1950-1969 OT graduates
OT celebrates its 70th anniversary with a luncheon for graduates from 1950 through 1969

Thu, Sep 18, 2014

Healthcare Night with the Chicago Cubs
Join the Chicago Cubs in a celebration of healthcare professionals

Sat, Sep 13, 2014

DPT Class of 2004 10th Anniversary Alumni Reunion
The DPT class of 2004 celebrates its 10th anniversary by visiting their alma mater!

Fri, Sep 12, 2014

AHS @ Chicago SummerDance
Pack your dancing shoes and picnic blankets, and join Dr. David Marquez and fellow AHS alumni at Chicago Summerdance!

Sun, Aug 24, 2014

UIC Convocation
The official beginning of new students' entry into the UIC academic community!

Wed, Aug 6, 2014

Seminar: "Walk with me on my research journey"
Presented by James Stinear, PhD, University of Auckland

Fri, Aug 1, 2014

16th annual UIC Alumni Night with the Chicago White Sox
Watch the Chicago White Sox battle the Minnesota Twins at U.S. Cellular Field!

Thu, May 8, 2014

AHS Commencement Ceremony
Congratulations to graduates from the College of Applied Health Sciences!

Sun, May 4, 2014

Alumni Weekend 2014 Closing Events
Tour of the National Museum of Health + Medicine Chicago and enjoy lunch as we celebrate Milestone Alumni

Sat, May 3, 2014

Alumni Weekend 2014 Continuing Ed and Open Houses
Come back to learn some new things and see some familiar places

Sat, May 3, 2014

Alumni Weekend 2014 AHS Alumni and Faculty Awards Dinner
Mix and mingle with fellow alumni. You're sure to feel proud of the company you keep.

Sat, May 3, 2014

Alumni Weekend 2014 Guided Campus Bus Tour
Oh, how the campus has changed!

Fri, May 2, 2014 - Sun, May 4, 2014

Alumni Weekend
Register now for our second annual all-alumni weekend!

Fri, May 2, 2014

Alumni Weekend 2014 New Alumni Networking Social
Reconnecting AHS graduates from the classes of 2009 through 2014

Tue, Apr 22, 2014

Celebrating Dean Emerita Charlotte (Toby) Tate
Join us in celebrating the retirement of Dean Emerita Charlotte A. Tate

Thu, Apr 10, 2014

Sustained Post-Exercise Vasodilation in Humans: What, How and Why
Presented by John Halliwill, PhD

Fri, Mar 21, 2014

People with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities Advancing Sexual Self-Advocacy: A Community Research Forum
Learn about sexual self-advocacy by participating in this research study

Sat, Mar 15, 2014

Sibling Training About Disability Policy
Free training for siblings and their brothers and sisters with disabilities!

Mon, Mar 10, 2014

A Call for OT and OTA Workforce Action
Presented by Katherine Burson, MS, OTR/L

Fri, Feb 28, 2014

6th Annual Minority Health in the Midwest Conference
KN Assistant Professor David Marquez to serve on expert panel

Thu, Feb 27, 2014

Exercise Is Medicine
Presented by Barry A. Franklin, PhD

Tue, Feb 18, 2014

13th Annual Challenge of the Deans
Dean Fernhall competes in free throw shoot-out

Thu, Jan 16, 2014

Alumnus to "Light the Flame"
Rob Malnik, '09, takes part in sporting tradition

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