PechaKucha, Carle Illinois College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
August 5, 2019

Students Share ‘Discovery Learning’ Experiences at PechaKucha Event

  • By Lauren Gherna

Fourteen second-year students at the Carle Illinois College of Medicine participated in a PechaKucha event on July 19. These students shared first-hand experiences from their Discovery Learning course during this rapid-style, storytelling event in front of judges and a participating audience.    As part of Carle Illinois’ innovative, active-learning curriculum, the Discovery Learning course is a three-week elective course which provides students the opportunity to choose between clinical immersion, research immersion, or global studies opportunities.  […]

August 1, 2019

Grant Supports Faster Imaging Techniques in Cleft Palate Patients

  • By Kara Sauder

The HHS-funded project “Using atlas-driven imaging for determining variations in velopharyngeal function among children with cleft palate and hypernasal speech” will receive $2 million over four years to investigate imaging techniques for cleft palate patients.

Carle Illinois College of Medicine at the University of Illinois students practice their clinical skills.
July 23, 2019

New health education era at Carle Illinois benefits patients

  • By Kara Sauder

“As innovators in medical education, we’re excited to offer this hands-on opportunity to our students,” said Kristine Carpenter, Carle Illinois clinical associate professor, family medicine physician at Carle, and Carle Illinois Clinic lead. “It’s a valuable opportunity for them as well as for patients.” Medical students, guided by experienced Carle physicians, will care for patients’ primary care needs at Carle Illinois Clinic. “An ideal patient is one who isn’t in a rush or who needs […]

Ruby Mendenhall, Carle Illinois College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
July 15, 2019

The citizen scientists of hidden America

  • By Lauren Gherna
Kelly Stephani , professor of Mechanical Science and Engineering.
July 9, 2019

Six Illinois researchers receive Presidential Early Career Award

  • By Lauren Gherna
July 2, 2019

Carle Illinois Welcomes Class of 2023

  • By Lauren Gherna

Thirty-two new medical students have joined the Carle Illinois College of Medicine. On Sunday, June 30, the engineering-based college of medicine welcomed the class of 2023 at a white coat ceremony at Alice Campbell Alumni Center. This week is the first week of classes for the students at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. “We couldn’t be more pleased to welcome these 32 outstanding individuals,” said King Li, dean of the Carle Illinois College of […]

Dora Lin, Carle Illinois College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
June 20, 2019

Curated curiosity for changes in health care

  • By Kara Sauder
Brad Sutton, Carle Illinois College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
June 19, 2019

Brad Sutton Named a 2019 University Scholar

  • By Lauren Gherna
Andrew Chang, Carle Illinois College of Medicine, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
May 31, 2019

Dedicated to innovative care

  • By Lauren Gherna
Jaya Yodh receiving the ABE Scholar Award.
May 30, 2019

Jaya Yodh inaugural recipient of ABE Scholar Award

  • By Lauren Gherna

Dr. Jaya Yodh, Carle Illinois College of Medicine teaching assistant professor, attended the 7th International Conference of the Association of Biochemistry Educators (ABE): Teaching Biochemistry to Students of Dentistry, Medicine, and Pharmacy from May 5-9, 2019 in Tuscon, AZ. ABE focuses on advancing biochemistry education in the field of medicine, while also supporting biochemistry educators and their innovation. Dr. Yodh was the inaugural recipient of the ABE Scholar Award, a travel award for recognition of educational scholarship.  She was invited […]