UIC Event Calendar http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi? UIC Event Calendar en-us Sat, 28 Nov 2015 01:06:37 -0600 Weight Watchers Free Open Houses in December http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?&amp;dispatch=search&amp;detailed_view=1&amp;uid=20140224T190022Z-90e8d92-3e8-3d76eacf-Oracle <p>Date: <a href="http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?&amp;dispatch=datesearch&amp;date=12-3-2015">December 3, 2015</a> at 12:30 pm | <a href="https://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?&amp;&amp;dispatch=invite&amp;id=20140224T190022Z-90e8d92-3e8-3d76eacf-Oracle">Add event to my UICal</a> <br />Category: Other </p> Please come to any of our upcoming free Weight Watchers Open Houses at the College of Nursing, 845 S. Damen Ave, in Room 136. They will take place on December 3rd, December 10th, and December 17th, from 12:30 PM to 1:00 PM. Once you join, the cost for the program is $44.95 per month, which includes meetings and the interactive computer program (you can cancel any time). Contact Lee Scheier at leemscheier@gmail.com for further details.<br /> leemscheier@gmail.com http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?&amp;dispatch=search&amp;detailed_view=1&amp;uid=20140224T190022Z-90e8d92-3e8-3d76eacf-Oracle Mon, 23 Nov 2015 09:59:17 -0000 Participants needed for a paid obesity and vascular study http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?&amp;dispatch=search&amp;detailed_view=1&amp;uid=20151124T154633Z-22575ce-3e8-6c87ee6d-Oracle <p>Date: <a href="http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?&amp;dispatch=datesearch&amp;date=1-15-2016">January 15, 2016</a> | <a href="https://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?&amp;&amp;dispatch=invite&amp;id=20151124T154633Z-22575ce-3e8-6c87ee6d-Oracle">Add event to my UICal</a> <br />Category: <a href="http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?dispatch=search&amp;search=%22Alumni+Events%22">Alumni Events</a>, <a href="http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?dispatch=search&amp;search=%22Continuing+and+Professional+Education%22">Continuing and Professional Education</a>, <a href="http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?dispatch=search&amp;search=%22Lectures,+Seminars+and+Meetings%22">Lectures, Seminars and Meetings</a>, <a href="http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?dispatch=search&amp;search=%22Special+Campus+Events%22">Special Campus Events</a>, <a href="http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?dispatch=search&amp;search=%22Athletic+Events,+Sports+and+Recreation%22">Athletic Events, Sports and Recreation</a>, <a href="http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?dispatch=search&amp;search=%22Student+Organizations%22">Student Organizations</a>, <a href="http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?dispatch=search&amp;search=%22Webcast%22">Webcast</a>, <a href="http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?dispatch=search&amp;search=%22Community+Service+%22">Community Service </a> </p> The Role of Obesity on Neurovascular Responses to Exercise<br />Web Recruitment / UIC Announcement Email Script<br />Are you healthy, between the ages of 18 and 40 and interested in learning more about aspects of your cardiovascular (heart and blood vessels) function? We are conducting a study to examine how your body regulates blood pressure and blood flow in response to exercise. We are looking for men and women, who are not physically active and either normal-weight or obese, to participate in this research study. Participants must not have cardiovascular, metabolic (e.g. type 1 or 2 diabetes), neurological, or inflammatory diseases, or be pregnant. Participants will receive monetary compensation upon completion of the study. <br />For more information, please contact:<br />Dr. Tracy Baynard or <br />Kanokwan (Mandy) Bunsawat, Ph.D. Candidate<br />Integrative Physiology Laboratory<br />Dept. of Kinesiology and Nutrition, the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC)<br />Phone Number: (312) 996-9607 <br />Email: tbaynard@uic.edu or bunsawa2@uic.edu (Put "Vascular Function" in the subject line). <br /> bunsawa2@uic.edu http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?&amp;dispatch=search&amp;detailed_view=1&amp;uid=20151124T154633Z-22575ce-3e8-6c87ee6d-Oracle Tue, 24 Nov 2015 09:46:58 -0000 Paid research study for women between 55-70 yrs old http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?&amp;dispatch=search&amp;detailed_view=1&amp;uid=20150528T143553Z-12255b1-3e8-3de4835b-Oracle <p>Date: <a href="http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?&amp;dispatch=datesearch&amp;date=12-9-2015">December 9, 2015</a> | <a href="https://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?&amp;&amp;dispatch=invite&amp;id=20150528T143553Z-12255b1-3e8-3de4835b-Oracle">Add event to my UICal</a> <br />Category: <a href="http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?dispatch=search&amp;search=%22Continuing+and+Professional+Education%22">Continuing and Professional Education</a>, <a href="http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?dispatch=search&amp;search=%22Health+and+Medical+%22">Health and Medical </a> </p> Adult female volunteers with a healthy or overweight body weight are needed for a research study, conducted by DR. Lisa Tussing-Humphreys from the Department of Medicine at UIC, examining how weight can affect the body's ability to digest and absorb dietary iron and how changes to the way the body handles iron affects intestinal health and risk for colorectal cancer.<br />For the (healthy weight women) the study involves:<br />*one scheduled research visit at UIC<br />*Body measurements(height, weight,<br />and waist circumference)<br />*Finger-stick to screen hemoglobin and body inflammation<br />*Fasted blood draw<br />*Body composition scan (DXA)<br />*Surveys<br />*One home stool collection with phone-based diet recall<br />For the (overweight women) the study involves:<br />*Six scheduled research visits at UIC<br />*Body measurements (height, weight)<br />*Finger-stick to screen hemoglobin and body inflammation<br />*Fasted blood draws<br />*Body composition scans(DXA)<br />*Surveys<br />*Determining your calorie needs with indirect calorimetry<br />*Six home stool collections with phone-based diets recalls<br />*Consume 3 different diets for 3 weeks each (all meals are provided at No cost)<br />For more information call Yolanda Vega 312-996-6433<br /> yvega22@uic.edu http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?&amp;dispatch=search&amp;detailed_view=1&amp;uid=20150528T143553Z-12255b1-3e8-3de4835b-Oracle Wed, 21 Oct 2015 14:04:15 -0000 Paid Research Participants Wanted for Neighborhood Health Study http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?&amp;dispatch=search&amp;detailed_view=1&amp;uid=20150910T154310Z-126cc54-3e8-3c1bc089-Oracle <p>Date: <a href="http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?&amp;dispatch=datesearch&amp;date=1-24-2016">January 24, 2016</a> | <a href="https://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?&amp;&amp;dispatch=invite&amp;id=20150910T154310Z-126cc54-3e8-3c1bc089-Oracle">Add event to my UICal</a> <br />Category: <a href="http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?dispatch=search&amp;search=%22Health+and+Medical%22">Health and Medical</a>, Other </p> Researchers from UIC are looking for volunteers to participate in a research study on health and how people use their environment.<br />• Do you live in Austin, Humboldt Park, Logan Square, or West Town? <br />• Are you are 18-64 years of age?<br />• Do you identify as African American, Hispanic/Latino/Latina or white? <br /> <br />If so, please consider taking part in our study exploring how people use their environment and how to measure things people are exposed to in their environment. <br />If you take part in the study: <br />•You would wear a small GPS and activity monitor on a belt during regular activities for 30 days <br />•You would visit UIC College of Nursing (845 S Damen Ave) three times, lasting between 15 minutes to 1 hour. Two visits would include completing a survey. <br />•You would receive up to $120 for your time, and an extra $15 per visit for your travel-related costs <br />If you are interested, please contact the study team at:<br />UIC Neighborhoods and Health<br />312-996-0435 <br />ascmeestudy@gmail.com<br />UIC IRB Protocol #2015-0164<br /> ascmeestudy@gmail.com http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?&amp;dispatch=search&amp;detailed_view=1&amp;uid=20150910T154310Z-126cc54-3e8-3c1bc089-Oracle Tue, 29 Sep 2015 15:37:31 -0000 Immediate roommate needed at Taylor St. http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?&amp;dispatch=search&amp;detailed_view=1&amp;uid=20151030T154425Z-22810e3-3e8-1d4bf8cd-Oracle <p>Date: <a href="http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?&amp;dispatch=datesearch&amp;date=11-30-2015">November 30, 2015</a> | <a href="https://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?&amp;&amp;dispatch=invite&amp;id=20151030T154425Z-22810e3-3e8-1d4bf8cd-Oracle">Add event to my UICal</a> <br />Category: <a href="http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?dispatch=search&amp;search=%22Special+Campus+Events%22">Special Campus Events</a>, <a href="http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?dispatch=search&amp;search=%22Community+Service%22">Community Service</a>, Other </p> Living room space in 1st floor apartment. Hardwood floor, in-unit washer/dryer, furnished last year with granite kitchen table (kitchen includes dishwasher). Backyard perfect for grilling during summer. The living room is separated from other parts of the house by curtain and has more space than any rooms. It also includes closet and a nice window. I had no problem keeping my own privacy. Right between bar 3 aces and bar 10 doors. A lot of restaurants nearby and 60/157 bus stop right in front of the apartment.<br /> hyang67@uic.edu http://www.uic.edu/htbin/eventcal/eventcal.fcgi?&amp;dispatch=search&amp;detailed_view=1&amp;uid=20151030T154425Z-22810e3-3e8-1d4bf8cd-Oracle Fri, 30 Oct 2015 10:49:52 -0000