Innovation at Carle Illinois

We are Physician-Innovators

The future of medicine will be shaped by innovation–new ideas and new discoveries advancing the quality and experience of life. We infuse engineering and medicine to make it happen. We’re providing the industry with new perspectives on engineering and medical advancements by fostering creativity, enabling groundbreaking research and forging unprecedented partnerships. We are discoverers of breakthrough health innovations with the potential for translation into transformative societal impact. We are physician-innovators.

Administrative Structure


Associate Dean for Research & Innovation


Assistant Dean for Research


Director of Student Research