Welcome to Chicagoland SSN

About the chapter

Chicagoland SSN brings together members from more than five local universities spanning multiple fields, including sociology, social policy, social work, education, political science, economics, urban planning, and medicine. With local partners, the Chicagoland SSN chapter promotes evidence-based discussions on public policy in order to help solve many of the issues facing Chicagoans and residents of Illinois.

Leaders
Members
Eastern Illinois University
University of Illinois at Chicago
Northwestern University
University of Illinois at Chicago
Northwestern University
Loyola University
Harvard University (resides in Chicago)
University of Chicago
Loyola University
Northwestern University
Loyola University Chicago
University of Illinois at Chicago
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Illinois at Chicago
University of Illinois at Chicago

Latest In The News

"Insurance Companies Should be Required to Cover In Vitro Fertilization," Daniel Hemel, The Washington Post, November 15, 2018.
"Cracking the Puzzle of Bringing out the Youth Vote," Michael Peshkin, Inside Higher Education, August 23, 2018.
Debra Stulberg's research on hospital systems discussed in Kristen Thometz, "Report: Hospitals’ Religious Affiliations Impact Access to Reproductive Care," WTTW, August 9, 2018.
Griselle Torres quoted on Chicago's partnership for public health in Kathleen Amos, "New Partnership in Chicago Offers Latest Example of Academic Health Department Development" Public Health Foundation, April 26, 2017.
Griselle Torres quoted on the formation of an academic public health department in Kristen Thometz, "City, UIC Form Academic Public Health Department" Chicago Tonight, January 25, 2017.

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