Service of Gratitude is November 18, 2022

The Service of Gratitude is an annual event held at the University of Illinois College of Medicine to honor, with sincere gratitude, the selfless legacy of the women and men who have donated their remains for the advancement of medical education and research. Donors are honored through speeches, poetry, and music performed by medical students [...]

2022-12-21T14:05:57-06:00November 4th, 2022|General, Uncategorized|

Continuing Lung Cancer Research

Grants will help continue UICOMR lung cancer research projects Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death worldwide. About 8 million Americans are at high risk for lung cancer, but less than 6 percent will get screened using the best technology currently available, which is low-dose computed tomography (LDCT), a special type of CT [...]

2022-03-22T16:27:26-05:00March 22nd, 2022|General, Research, Uncategorized|

Match Day 2022

In Rockford and across the nation, graduating medical students found out where they will spend the next three to seven years of their medical training on Match Day, Friday, March 18. Fifty-five students from the Class of 2022 at the University of Illinois College of Medicine Rockford matched into residency programs in 19 specialties [...]

2022-03-18T13:21:14-05:00March 17th, 2022|General, Uncategorized|

Resident physicians will receive training to better serve patients with opioid use disorder

Physicians training in the University of Illinois College of Medicine Rockford’s Family Medicine Residency Program will now receive experience in treating patients with substance use disorder thanks to a grant to implement a medication-assisted recovery (MAR) program at UI Health Mile Square Health Center-L.P. Johnson Rockford, 1221 E. State St. Taking the lead on the [...]

2022-03-16T08:13:42-05:00March 16th, 2022|General, Uncategorized|

UICOMR Faculty Granted Emeritus Status

Dr. Michael Glasser Two University of Illinois College of Medicine Rockford faculty members recently received emeritus status from the University of Illinois Board of Trustees. Emeritus status is granted to those professors who have shown extraordinary service to the university for a number of years and recognizes Dr. Geri Fox that [...]

2022-01-31T11:50:55-06:00January 31st, 2022|Uncategorized|

Innovation Grant Awarded to Create Interprofessional Patient Discharge Simulation

Funding from the UIC-OSF Community Health Advocacy Program will allow a team of researchers that includes faculty from University of Illinois College of Medicine Rockford to develop standardized simulation activities with the goal of helping new health profession students develop valuable skills in discharging patients. The hope is that such simulations and interprofessional education will [...]

2021-12-16T14:04:02-06:00December 1st, 2021|Research, Uncategorized|

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2022-11-21T11:59:43-06:00November 17th, 2021|General, Uncategorized|

Student Yoga Classes Offered

Student Health and Wellness would like to welcome ALL UIC Health Sciences Campus-Rockford students to FREE evening yoga classes on the following Wednesdays from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.: October 27 November 3 November 10 November 17 December 1 December 8 December 15 December 22 Classes will be taught by Javinta Armoska, CYT in Himalayan [...]

2021-10-25T10:39:49-05:00October 25th, 2021|Uncategorized|

James Scholar Project Accepted for Presentation

Jordan Saeed Congratulations to fourth-year medical student Jordan Saeed whose James Scholar project entitled Impact of Visible Tattoos on Patients’ Confidence in Healthcare Providers as Measured in a Medical School Population was accepted for presentation at the Urgent Care Association (UCA) Annual Convention 2021, originally scheduled to take place in New Orleans this October. Unfortunately the [...]

2021-09-09T09:58:32-05:00September 8th, 2021|General, Research, Uncategorized|

White Coat Ceremony for Class of 2025

Watch the livestream of our 2021 White Coat Ceremony for our Class of 2025 students at 10 a.m. on Saturday, August 21, or check out the video after the ceremony on our YouTube channel at Attendance at the live ceremony is limited to 4 guests invited by the student over age 12 who can [...]

2021-08-20T10:22:46-05:00August 20th, 2021|General, Uncategorized|
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