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University’s partnership with CASE helps to grow local businesses
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CASE Program creates a win-win for local entrepreneurs, anchor members, and the local and regional economy. By Kim Grimshaw BoltonPhoto by Robert Kozloff Inter-City Supply has been providing soap, hand sanitizer and paper towels to University of Chicago Medicine since 2004. With an expanded hand-washing research project underway at the Center for Care and Discovery, led by Dr. Emily Landon, Medical Director of Antimicrobial Stewardship and Infection Control, and Silvia Garcia-Houchins, Director of the Infection Control Program, the medical center is expecting soap use to increase by 50 percent. Inter-City Supply provided excellent service and competitive pricing, so it was the logical...