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Together we will 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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Carle Illinois Showcase

  • November 18, 2017
  • Carle Illinois College of Medicine

Join our leading clinical experts and faculty scholars as they showcase the Carle Illinois experience.

Chicago Open House

  • December 9, 2017
  • Illini Center in Chicago

Join us for our Chicago Open House and see firsthand what awaits our first class starting in July 2018.