Professorships, Awards, and Endowments


Named professorships allow Carle Illinois College of Medicine to recruit and retain promising medical education facilitators and health innovation professors and encourage them to expand their careers here. The income from named professorships may be used to supplement a professor’s salary or support his or her research needs.

Faculty Professorship
Wawrzyniec Dobrucki  Neil and Carol Ruzic Faculty Scholar

Student Awards

2022 Honoree Award
Aaron Brown James C. Leonard, MD, Gold-Headed Cane Award
Kenny Leung King Li, MD, MBA, Physician Innovator Award