Meet Ruby Mendenhall, who has been named the Carle Illinois College of Medicine’s assistant dean for diversity and democratization of health innovation.
Dr. King Li, dean of the Carle Illinois College of Medicine, has been admitted into the AIMBE College of Fellows, comprised of the top two percent of medical and biological engineers.
Several Carle Illinois College of Medicine faculty members have been recognized for their excellence in teaching, being named to the Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning’s List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent.
Today, the highly-selective Carle Illinois College of Medicine has extended offers of admission to its first 32 students.
Rashid Bashir, executive associate dean of the Carle Illinois College of Medicine and Grainger Distinguished Chair of Bioengineering has been selected as a Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) fellow, in recognition of his research contributions in the broad field of BioMEMS and biomedical nanotechnology.
Martin Burke, Carle Illinois Dean for Research and professor of chemistry has been named a University Scholar, a program that recognizes excellence in teaching, scholarship and service.
When engineers are immersed in medical problems, it’s a strong step toward engineering-infused solutions. Bioengineering at Illinois is working toward a curriculum overhaul that provides clinical experience for students early in their education, allowing them to engage with health care challenges and propel them to imagine the possibilities that can come out of engineering-based solutions.