Jewel S Younge

    Email Address: jyounge@uic.edu
    College: Pharmacy Department: Pharmacy Practice
    Title: Clinical Pharmacist, Asst Professor
    Office: Ste 321, 840 S Wood Street, Chicago IL 60612 Phone: 312-996-1595
    Participating in the Chancellor’s Undergraduate Research Awards program: No

    Research Interest:
    Memes for Life: A longitudinal project.

    Students enrolling in the design phase of Memes for Life will create illustrative patient education materials for adult patients.

    In alternate years, students will survey patients and observe the effect on medication taking behaviors and health outcomes.

    The ideal student for this project is one who is artistic, empathetic, thoughtful, and scientific.

    Minimum time commitment in hours per week: 3

    Qualifications of a Student:
    Ideal student has a background in arts and health care: graphic design, comic book artists, meme makers, poets, dancers, instagrammers, etc...

    Brief Summary of what is expected from the student:
    You will use a variety of graphic design mediums, evidence based guidelines, and standardized scoring tools to develop patient education materials.

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