The forward design of human health begins at the world's first engineering-based college of medicine.

A Look Back at Carle Illinois' Response to COVID-19

This series is a reflection of Carle Illinois’ collaborations, contributions, and impact on the COVID-19 response starting in March 2020 through March 2021.  It is told by Carle Illinois Associate Dean for Research and SHIELD team leader, Martin Burke.


The Carle Illinois Difference

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 early clinical immersion is just one way we’re setting a new bar for medical education.

Neha Siddiqui, Carle Illinois College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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June 21, 2021
8:30 am - 5:00 pm

This week-long virtual course for scientists and clinicians covers the basics of computational genomics, while integrating the latest technologies and computational methodologies. University of Illinois faculty and Mayo Clinic scientists teach lectures and lead hands-on lab exercises in a variety of subject areas. Please stay tuned for details about the 2021 workshop.

The Center for Artificial Intelligence Driven Health Data Systems and Analytics’ Summer Seminar Series features a talk entitled ‘Learning to Learn More with Less’ by Yuxiong Wang, PhD, Assistant Professor of Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.