College of Nursing Urban Health Program

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Ongoing

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Program

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  • 312-996-0810

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The mission of the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) Urban Health Program (UHP) is to recruit and retain through graduation, students from underrepresented  groups specifically African Americans, Latinos, and Native Americans into the health professions.  The UHP seeks to expand educational and research opportunities at all academic levels (including pre-college students).  The CON UHP seeks to fulfill this mission by offering a variety of retention initiatives through academic and professional support; and by participating in a wide range of recruitment programs.

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