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

Dr. Aiyer Named Regional Dean For University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria

Following a national search, Meenakshy Aiyer, MD, MACP, has been appointed Regional Dean for the University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria (UI COMP) campus. The announcement was made today by University of Illinois College of Medicine Executive Dean Mark Rosenblatt, MD, PhD, MBA, MHA. Dr. Aiyer has been appointed as Regional Dean Designate, effective [...]

By |2022-02-14T15:39:16-06:00February 7th, 2022|General|0 Comments

2021 College of Medicine Research Forum Results

This year, we were pleased to include our colleagues from Peoria and Rockford both as participants and as judges. Over 249 posters were submitted, which is a new high for this event. Congratulations and thank you to all who participated, and a special thanks to the judges whose efforts once again were essential to the [...]

By |2022-01-20T13:47:52-06:00January 14th, 2022|General|0 Comments

Service of Gratitude 2021

The Service of Gratitude is an annual event held at the University of Illinois College of Medicine to honor, with sincere gratitude, the selfless legacy of the women and men who have donated their remains for the advancement of medical education and research. Donors are honored through speeches, poetry, and music performed [...]

By |2022-01-20T13:50:29-06:00November 29th, 2021|General|0 Comments

Record Research Activity Drives Sponsored Funding Above $190 Million Annually

The University of Illinois College of Medicine received $190.4 million in research, instructional, and other sponsored program funding during the 2021 fiscal year, a 9.5% increase over fiscal year 2020. College of Medicine awards represented more than 42% of University of Illinois Chicago’s total sponsored funding in fiscal year 2021. Federal awards account [...]

By |2021-11-19T09:59:55-06:00November 19th, 2021|COM News, UICOM|Comments Off on Record Research Activity Drives Sponsored Funding Above $190 Million Annually

Faculty of the Year, Rising Star Award Recipients at Chicago Campus Honored

The University of Illinois College of Medicine honored its Chicago campus faculty on Thursday during the 2021 Faculty Recognition Ceremony at Student Center West. The ceremony honored recipients of the Faculty of the Year and Rising Star awards. Nominees for the Departmental Faculty of the Year Award are selected from the mid-career and [...]

By |2021-11-16T12:23:44-06:00November 16th, 2021|COM News, UICOM|Comments Off on Faculty of the Year, Rising Star Award Recipients at Chicago Campus Honored
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