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

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

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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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Outpacing Antimicrobial Resistance Symposium

  • September 24, 2018
  • Alice Campbell Alumni Center & Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology, Urbana, IL

Join experts in the fields of microbiology, immunology, infectious disease, drug development, and more in a two-day symposium devoted to understanding and beating antibacterial resistant microbes.

Activating Endocytosis for Enhancing Cellular Delivery and Modifying Intracellular Targeting of Cancer Therapeutics

  • September 26, 2018
  • Beckman Institute Room 2269, 405 N. Mathews Ave., Urbana, IL

Join professor Arwyn T. Jones for this 12:00 p.m. discussion.

Illinois Ignite 2018

  • September 27, 2018
  • Big 10 Conference Center, Rosemont, IL

Illinois Ignite is an inaugural event showcasing technologies and start-ups emerging from prominent research universities in Illinois.