Monthly archives: October, 2017

Dr. Manorama Khare interviewed about the Win With Wellness intervention

Dr. Manu Khare, Research Assistant Professor at the UIC College of Medicine at Rockford and CRWG Affiliate, was interviewed during the Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) annual Outreach Partnership meeting. In this interview, Dr. Khare discusses the Win With Wellness intervention, designed to reduce risk of obesity and chronic disease in rural northwest Illinois. Win with Wellness encourages participants in community settings and at different workplaces to make small, incremental changes to their diets and activity levels through a multi-component approach.

https://drive.google.com/a/uic.edu/file/d/0B1Vs7zqzQSAMcnUway0wVlgtdzA/view?usp=sharing


Dr. Pauline Maki, 2017 NAMS Award Recipient

The North American Menopause Society (NAMS) announced the recipients of the Society’s 2017 awards recognizing outstanding contributions to the field of women’s health and menopause. The recipients were acknowledged during the NAMS 28th Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Dr. Pauline Maki, CRWG Senior Director of Research and Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology, was the recipient of the NAMS/Thomas B. Clarkson Outstanding Clinical and Basic Science Research Award in recognition of her outstanding menopause-related clinical or basic science research.

Congratulations Dr. Pauline Maki!