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Together we will harness engineering and innovation to improve the human condition.

As the world’s first engineering-based college of medicine, we are leveraging advanced technology to train physician-innovators who will deliver better, more compassionate and accessible care to patients worldwide. Engaging creative minds in a case-driven, problem-based, active learning curriculum with day-one clinical immersion is just one way we’re setting a new bar for medical education.

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Molecular Prosthetics to treat disease

Molecular prosthetics are small molecules that can replace missing proteins to treat diseases. Carle Illinois professor Martin Burke describes one that could treat anemia by replacing an iron transport protein.

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Illinois Health Data Analytics Summit

  • April 23, 2018
  • I Hotel and Conference Center

This event takes place from 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

To Be Unapologetically “Ungoogley”: Why STEM Diversity Fails Women of Color

  • April 30, 2018
  • 104 Illini Union

This event is a part of the Dean's Diversity Lecture Series from the College of Education and will take place from 12:00-1:00 p.m.