University of Chicago Medicine announces inaugural Community Advisory Council
October 7, 2016
The University of Chicago Medicine announced the creation of its inaugural community advisory council. The CAC will seek community input on health issues of importance to its primary service area and surrounding communities.
Violence rises to top in South Side health needs assessment
Chicago Sun Times
June 21, 2016
Brenda Battle, RN, MBA, vice president of care delivery innovation and chief diversity officer, is featured in this article about the medical center's 2015 Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) report.
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