Gebhard Schumacher, 1924-2014

April 22, 2014

Gebhard Schumacher, MD, professor emeritus in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and a former section chief of reproductive biology at the University of Chicago, was a pioneer in the fields of infertility, contraception, and the immunology of reproduction. [Read more]

Donald Rowley, MD, 1923-2013

March 5, 2013

Donald Rowley, MD, a pioneer in discovering how the immune system functions and the inventor of the gel electrode, a crucial tool that monitors cardiac activity, died at his home early Sunday, Feb. 24, after a long battle with congestive heart failure. He was 90 years old. [Read more]