Rashid Bashir, Carle Illinois College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
March 9, 2018

Rashid Bashir Named 2018 Royal Society of Chemistry Fellow

  • By Kara Sauder

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.

February 28, 2018

Research by Dr. Kashif Ahmad finds videos help medical students master physiology concepts

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In his role as a medical education facilitator, Dr. Kashif Ahmad says he is excited to develop different teaching techniques that enhance students’ learning and contribute to the new college of medicine’s engineering-infused curriculum. Read more on his research below.

Carle Illinois College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
February 19, 2018

Many applied to be in inaugural Carle Illinois College of Medicine class

  • By Kara Sauder
February 19, 2018

Alexa, give me a diagnosis: New Illinois med school built for health-tech future

  • By Kara Sauder
Jenny Amos, Carle Illinois College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
February 13, 2018

Bioengineering at Illinois Refocuses Curriculum with Medical and Engineering Collaboration

  • By Kara Sauder

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.

Jeffrey Moore, Carle Illinois College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
February 1, 2018

Carle Illinois College of Medicine faculty, Jeffrey Moore, selected for distinguished chair

  • By Kara Sauder
January 16, 2018

Novel chip-based gene expression tool analyzes RNA quickly and accurately

  • By Kara Sauder

A Carle Illinois College of Medicine Executive Associate Dean, Dr. Rashid Bashir, collaboration with Mayo has demonstrated a novel gene expression analysis technique that can accurately measure levels of RNA quickly and directly from a cancerous tissue sample while preserving the spatial information across the tissue.

Wawrzyniec Dobrucki and team, Carle Illinois College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Beckman Institutue
December 14, 2017

The Beat Goes On: Group Works on Developing Heart Phantom

  • By Libby Kacich

A group of students from the Biomedical Engineering Society is working with Wawrzyniec Dobrucki, a Carle Illinois professor, to develop PhantomCOR, a dynamic, multimodal heart phantom that can be used to test and validate new research protocols and novel imaging strategies.

Jacob Allen and Jeffrey Woods, Carle Illinois College of Medicine research, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
December 5, 2017

Exercise changes gut microbial composition independent of diet, team reports

  • By Libby Kacich
Carle Illinois College of Medicine research, Dr. Stephen Boppart, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
December 5, 2017

Carefully crafted light pulses control neuron activity

  • By Libby Kacich