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Specialty Care Building at UI Health opening up access to care, jobs

September 19, 2022 The exterior of the Specialty Care Building. (Photo: Joshua Clark/UIC) The newest clinical building on the University of Illinois Chicago’s health sciences campus will open to patients Sept. 26. Leadership from UIC and its health system, UI Health and the University of Illinois College of Medicine, marked the occasion with a [...]

By |2022-09-20T16:23:07-05:00September 20th, 2022|COM News, UICOM|Comments Off on Specialty Care Building at UI Health opening up access to care, jobs

College of Medicine Celebrates Incoming M1 Students at White Coat Ceremonies

More than 300 first-year University of Illinois College of Medicine medical students were celebrated Friday, Aug. 12, 2022, during White Coat ceremonies across three campuses. The Chicago campus, with 175 first-year students, held its White Coat Ceremony at the Isadore and Sadie Dorin Forum. “Today we’re here to share in one [...]

By |2022-08-12T17:33:08-05:00August 12th, 2022|COM News, UICOM|Comments Off on College of Medicine Celebrates Incoming M1 Students at White Coat Ceremonies

UI COM Celebrates Graduating Students with 140th Commencement

The University of Illinois College of Medicine celebrated its 140th commencement on Friday, May 6, at Credit Union 1 Arena, with an in-person celebration taking place for the first time since 2019. The last two ceremonies took place virtually because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The ceremony honored 375 graduating [...]

By |2022-05-09T17:33:37-05:00May 6th, 2022|COM News, UICOM|Comments Off on UI COM Celebrates Graduating Students with 140th Commencement

College of Medicine East Tower to Receive Façade Renovation

The façade of University of Illinois College of Medicine East Tower will get a much-needed update thanks to a $434 million investment in deferred maintenance projects for higher education institutions across the state. Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker joined College of Medicine, University of Illinois Chicago, and local leaders at an event Friday at Student [...]

By |2022-04-30T02:24:36-05:00April 30th, 2022|COM News, UICOM|Comments Off on College of Medicine East Tower to Receive Façade Renovation

A Match Day to remember as in-person celebrations return

During the first in-person Match Day ceremony since 2019 on Friday, March 18, 320 medical students at the University of Illinois College of Medicine learned where they will complete their training and begin their careers. The totals included 188 students from Chicago, 65 students from Peoria, 55 students from [...]

By |2022-03-21T16:28:57-05:00March 18th, 2022|COM News, UICOM|Comments Off on A Match Day to remember as in-person celebrations return

College of Medicine Celebrates First-Year Students with White Coat Ceremonies

The University of Illinois College of Medicine celebrated 325 first-year medical students during White Coat ceremonies across the campuses at Chicago, Peoria and Rockford. The Chicago campus, with 209 first-year students, held its White Coat Ceremony on Friday, Aug. 13, 2021, at the Isadore and Sadie Dorin Forum. In order to adhere to [...]

By |2021-12-03T20:13:23-06:00August 13th, 2021|COM News|Comments Off on College of Medicine Celebrates First-Year Students with White Coat Ceremonies

‘Top-Off’ at Outpatient Surgery Center marks construction milestone

June 16, 2021 UI Health marked an important milestone in the construction of the new Outpatient Surgery Center and Specialty Clinics building in May — the final beam was placed atop the building frame. The “top-off” represents a midway point of the project. Present at the construction site of [...]

By |2021-06-22T15:12:57-05:00June 22nd, 2021|COM News, UICOM|Comments Off on ‘Top-Off’ at Outpatient Surgery Center marks construction milestone

UI COM Virtually Celebrates Graduating Students with 139th Commencement

The University of Illinois College of Medicine celebrated its 139th commencement on Friday, May 7, honoring 380 graduating students from its various degree programs. For the second straight year, the event was livestreamed and celebrated virtually because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The livestream recording is available on the College’s [...]

By |2021-07-02T09:41:13-05:00May 7th, 2021|COM News, UICOM|Comments Off on UI COM Virtually Celebrates Graduating Students with 139th Commencement

College of Medicine to Celebrate Virtual Commencement on May 7

The University of Illinois College of Medicine 139th commencement will celebrate the College’s students with a virtual livestream. When: Friday, May 7, 2021 Pre-ceremony Slideshow: 1:30 p.m. Ceremony Opening: 2 p.m. Link to Watch: https://go.uic.edu/UICOMGrad2021 Program: https://go.uic.edu/Commencement_Program_2021 We are once again unable to celebrate in person because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Nevertheless, this is [...]

By |2021-05-07T08:21:05-05:00May 4th, 2021|COM News, UICOM|Comments Off on College of Medicine to Celebrate Virtual Commencement on May 7

A ‘Match’-making moment for medical students

Today, 277 medical students at the University of Illinois College of Medicine learned where they will complete their training and begin their career as doctors. The totals included 170 students from Chicago, 50 students from Peoria, 45 students from Rockford, and 12 students from Urbana. The College of Medicine and its medical [...]

By |2021-04-02T11:29:54-05:00March 19th, 2021|COM News, UICOM|Comments Off on A ‘Match’-making moment for medical students
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