News and Events

June 27, 2015: UIC Science blog interviews Cammeo Mauntel-Medici about routine HIV testing and the introduction of HCV testing into Project HEAL here.

December 1, 2014: For World AIDS Day 2014, Project HEAL set up a table with games and prizes at UI Health Hospital to educate and promote HIV testing.

November 18, 2014: Project HEAL launched opt-out testing at UI Health’s Emergency Department for all patients aged 13-64.

November 14, 2014: The Project HEAL Team presented a research poster on “Translating Best Practices for Routine HIV Screening” at the UIC College of Medicine Research Day.

November 7, 2014: The Project HEAL attended University of Chicago’s Presentation on Eliminating HIV.

June 27, 2014: CBS Chicago interviewed Project HEAL’s Project Manager, Cammeo Medici, about HIV locally and nationwide and Project HEAL’s role in stopping the epidemic.  See the interview and article here.

June 26, 2014: UIC News interviewed Dr. Janet Lin about her HIV initiative, Project HEAL, which plans on implementing routine HIV testing in UI Health’s emergency department. Read the article here.