Integrating biology & medicine

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Our mission

As part of the University of Chicago, we pursue globally impactful solutions to seemingly unsolvable challenges. 

BSD and Pritzker School of Medicine honor graduates at 537th Convocation

Dozens of this year's PhD and MD graduates received divisional and program awards for research projects and overall excellence.

Zooming in on more ways proteins can bind together

Research from Demet Araç’s lab reveals additional ways teneurins, proteins involved in embryonic and neuronal development, can bind together.

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UChicago Medicine

At the forefront of medicine since its founding in 1927, the University of Chicago Medicine is a not-for-profit academic medical health system that includes hospitals, outpatient clinics and physician practices throughout Chicago and its suburbs. UChicago Medicine unites five organizations to fulfill its tripartite mission of medical education, research and patient care: Pritzker School of Medicine, Biological Sciences Division, Medical Center, Community Health and Hospital Division, and UChicago Medicine Physicians.

Our Clinical Departments are tightly integrated with UChicago Medicine with many of our faculty also being practicing physicians.

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