Research Day Committee Members

PLANNING COMMITTEE

Georgina Cheng (Co-Chair)
Carle Health

Stephen Boppart (Co-Chair)
Carle Illinois College of Medicine

Janet Jokela
University of Illinois College of Medicine

Judy Rowen
Carle Illinois College of Medicine

Blair Rowitz
Carle Health

Kevin Lowe
Carle Health

Michelle Olson
Carle Graduate Medical Education

Anil Gopinath
OSF Heart of Mary

Angie Ellis
Carle Illinois College of Medicine

Brenda Deaville
University of Illinois College of Medicine

Jamila Hedhli
Student, Carle Illinois College of Medicine

David Krist
Student, Carle Illinois College of Medicine

Kenny Long
Student, University of Illinois College of Medicine

Karam Gardezi
IM PGY4 Chief

PROGRAM COMMITTEE

Amy Wagoner Johnson (Co-Chair)
Carle Illinois College of Medicine

James Kumar (Co-Chair)
Carle Health

Stephanie Ceman
Cell & Developmental Biology

Olivia Coiado
Carle Illinois College of Medicine

Danny Teraguchi
Carle Illinois College of Medicine

Jim Slauch
Microbiology

Joseph Maurice
Carle Health

Kenny Leung
Student, Carle Illinois College of Medicine

Joe Policarpio
Student, Carle Illinois College of Medicine

Kanesha Overton
Student, Carle Illinois College of Medicine

Jennifer Hou
Student, University of Illinois College of Medicine

Emily Tillmaand
Student, University of Illinois College of Medicine

Hashim Jilani
IM PGY4 Chief

AWARDS COMMITTEE

Jaya Yodh (Co-Chair)
Carle Illinois College of Medicine

Kristine Carpenter (Co-Chair)
Carle Health

April Yasunaga
Carle Health

Laura Shackelford
Anthropology

Adam Sonnenberg
Student, Carle Illinois College of Medicine

Yusi Gong
Student, Carle Illinois College of Medicine

Matt Lee
Student, Carle Illinois College of Medicine

Lauren Gates-Tanzer
Student, University of Illinois College of Medicine

Mercy Eigbike
Carle Graduate Medical Education

The abstract submission period is between January 18 and February 22, 2021.

CME Credit

Physicians will receive 1 CME credit for each keynote address they attend.