IMED profiles showcase the passion and dedication of our innovative students Story and photos by Susan Reich Innovation Medicine (IMED) students - (left to right) Emil Klosowiak, Charlotte ter Haar, and Gardner Yoast - may well be the "game changers" of tomorrow. They’re driven. They’re visionary. They thrive on challenges—in the classroom, in [...]
Statewide hospital affiliations provide enriching COM student rotations and residencies Story by Bob Kronemyer The College of Medicine has a rich and distinguished history of providing students and residents with a variety of educational experiences by aligning with hospitals around the state. Whether COM partners provide the opportunity to experience a faith-based holistic approach, practice [...]
Curriculum Renewal: January 6, 2017 Meeting in Chicago Teams from each campus of UI COM came together on Friday, January 6, 2017, as part of the curriculum renewal plan for Fall, 2017. Dean of the University of Illinois College of Medicine Dimitri Azar congratulated Senior Associate Dean for Educational [...]
Pharmacology Department Head Asrar Malik (left) continues to recruit key faculty like Jalees Rehman (right) to advance the regenerative medicine program in Chicago, and to build upon many achievements, including being ranked 8th in the nation in the field of pharmacology based on NIH funding. Stem cell research has tremendous potential [...]
Community engagement efforts target underserved areas both rural and urban By: Richard Asa When Robert Winn, MD, decided to come to the College of Medicine, his motivation was simple. Winn (pictured at right) has spent his career trying to remove barriers that isolate communities from their healthcare providers and separates colleagues who could be leveraging [...]
Welcome Dr. Judith Behnsen, PhD to the department as a new Assistant Professor!
Congratulations to Kamil Czarnowski! He received the 2016 UIC Award for Merit.
Congratulations to Dr. Nancy Freitag. She was selected as a Golden Apple winner by the Class of 2016.
Curriculum Renewal: Clinical experiences in core clerkships and electives October 2016 Retreat at Peoria campus and JUMP Center The College of Medicine’s Phase 2 and 3 Retreat on October 10-11, 2016 was hosted by our Peoria campus http://peoria.medicine.uic.edu. The focus: to discuss the second and third phases of our curriculum renewal plan, including [...]
February, 2016: College-wide Retreat Finalizes Plan for Curriculum Renewal Over 120 faculty, students and staff from all four present campuses attended a curriculum retreat in February 2016, where options for curricular structures and content were discussed and further elaborated by small working groups. The College Committee on Instruction and Appraisal subsequently adopted [...]