Dr. King Li, Carle Illinois College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
April 9, 2018

Dr. King Li Inducted into American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering College of Fellows

  • By KaraSauder

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.

January 16, 2018

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

  • By KaraSauder

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.

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 LibbyKacich
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 LibbyKacich
cancer stem cells illustration, Carle Illinois College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
November 27, 2017

Drug-delivering nanoparticles seek and destroy elusive cancer stem cells

  • By LibbyKacich

Illinois researchers developed nanoparticles that can target cancer stem cells (yellow), the rare cells within a tumor (blue) that can cause cancer to recur or spread.

Carle Illinois researchers developed nanoparticles that can target cancer stem cells, the rare cells within a tumor that can cause cancer to recur or spread.

Timothy Fan and Paul Hergenrother, Carle Illinois College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
November 27, 2017

Cancer drug starts clinical trials in human brain-cancer patients

  • By LibbyKacich

Illinois researchers are testing the safety of a new cancer drug in a clinical trial for humans with late-stage brain cancer.

Judith Rowen, Carle Illinois College of Medicine
November 9, 2017

Judith L. Rowen, M.D., new associate dean for academic affairs

  • By LibbyKacich

Meet Judith L. Rowen, M.D., our first permanent associate dean for academic affairs.

Share the Vision event, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
October 27, 2017

Research leaps ahead via Carle Illinois College of Medicine leaders

  • By LibbyKacich

Professor Dipanjan Pan and Carle ophthalmologist Leanne Labriola, DO, have developed a device called OcuCheck, which recently resulted in Phase II funding from the National Science Foundation.

Dr. King Li, Carle Illinois College of Medicine, prospective student video message
October 26, 2017

A message from Dean Li

  • By LibbyKacich

Dr. King Li, inaugural dean of the Carle Illinois College of Medicine, has a message for prospective students interested in joining our first class of future physician-innovators. Watch the video.

Carle Illinois College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
October 13, 2017

Accredited and Recruiting Students

  • By LibbyKacich

We’ve achieved preliminary accreditation from the LCME and are now actively recruiting our first class with full four-year scholarships.