Hemispheres Magazine has a feature on Global Health in their supplement, Dossier, specifically detailing factors that have made the Windy City a global business hub.
In a related piece, the connection is further explained as to how the reach extends from financial and legal services to health sciences.
Chancellor Paula Allen-Meares states “Our Center for Global Health conducts collaborative, interdisciplinary research to address all sorts of critical global health risks”. Projects are currently underway in nine countries, including Nepal where UIC Physicians are helping the Kathmandu Civil Service Hospital open the nation’s first blood and marrow transplant unit. <<More about Nepal Project>>