Congratulations to Cycle 3 C3EN Pilot Awardees Victoria Flores, Melissa Gutierrez Kapheim, Shilpa Iyer, Anne Hoffman and Lauren Little (co-PIs), Milkie Vu, and Mohan Zalake!
On September 23, the inaugural Chicago Youth Leadership, Entrepreneurship, and IT Bootcamp will take place from 10AM to 1PM at Rush University
On August 30, NBC Chicago featured Pilot Awardee Saria Lofton’s Food Is Medicine project — watch here
C3EN Pilot Awardee Saria Lofton and public health consultant Barbara (Lucy) Peterson advocate for the expansion of food-is-medicine programs through Medicaid in “Food-is-medicine programs can improve health, reduce food insecurity,” in the Chicago Sun-Times on June 23, 2023.
“No one is going to die from sinus disease. It’s just annoying: they can’t smell, they can’t taste, they can’t breathe. Treatment is really about working with patients to improve their quality of life.”
I want my research to contribute to positive changes for individuals with cognitive disabilities, their families, and the teams providing their care.