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UICOMP NEWS IN THE MEDIA SPOTLIGHT

     
June 30, 2016  Peoria Journal Star  Learning from 'patients' 
     
June 19, 2016  Peoria Journal Star  Klopfenstein named head of neurosurgery 
     
June 18, 2016  Peoria Journal Star  Doctors rethink opioid strategy 
     
June 17, 2016  Peoria Journal Star  Peoria doctor seeks FDA approval for medical device 
     
May 26, 2016  1470-AM WMBD  UICOMP combines departments 
     
May 25, 2016  Peoria Journal Star  Will eating food on the floor make you sick? Probably not, says disease specialist 
     
May 25, 2016  WMBD-TV Channel 31/Fox Channel 43  Peoria-based MS research gets funding 
     
May 24, 2016  EurekaAlert!  Low hormone levels linked to obesity in teens 
     
May 23, 2016  1470AM-WMBD  Exploring the 5 second rule 
     
May 19, 2016  Peoria Journal Star  Peoria IRB earns higher accreditation 
     
May 8, 2016  Peoria Journal Star  UICOMP grad's education included an extra rotation - being a cancer patient 
     
May 7, 2016  WEEK-TV Channel 25/WHOI-TV Channel 19  More doctors in Peoria but still not enough 
     
April 27, 2016  WMBD-TV Channel 31/FOX Channel 43  UICOMP gets grant for Gulf War Illness research 
     
April 26, 2016  Pekin Daily Times  Local doctor gives view on physician shortage 
     
April 26, 2016  Peoria Journal Star Peoria-based professor gets $715,000 grant for Gulf War research 
     
April 20, 2016  Peoria Journal Star  OSF Healthcare keeps bigger goal in mind 
     
April 18, 2016  Peoria Public Radio 89.9 FM  UICOMP moves forward with upgrades 
     
April 16, 2016  WMBD-TV Channel 31/FOX Channel 43  Event raises money to prevent child abuse 
     
April 14, 2016  Peoria Journal Star Medical students are the teachers on research day 
     
April 13, 2016  Peoria Public Radio  UICOMP research findings on display 
     
April 13, 2016  1470-AM WMBD Medical Research Day at UICOMP  
     
April 13, 2016  WMBD-TV Channel 31/FOX Channel 43  Students flex research skills at UICOMP event 
     
April 11, 2016  WMBD-TV Channel 31/FOX Channel 43   Art in Medicine 
     
April 5, 2016  Pontiac Daily Ledger  Students gain understanding through rural program 
     
April 3, 2016  Peoria Journal Star  Art show to help medical students buy equipment 
     
March 2, 2016  WMBD-TV Channel 31/FOX Channel 43   Study says Illinoisans cannot access proper care
     
March 2016  InterBusiness Issues Magazine  MS patients guiding local and national research 
     
Feb. 7, 2016  Peoria Public Radio  UICOMP med students 'GUIDE' high schoolers toward medicine 
     
Feb. 6, 2016  WEEK-TV Channel 25/WHOI-TV Channel 19  District 150 students get hands-on look at medicine 
     
Feb. 3, 2016  Peoria Journal Star  Peoria Mayor's State of the City 
     
Jan. 15, 2016  WMBD-TV Channel 31/FOX Channel 43    UICOMP cancer researchers have eyes on national funding 
     
Jan. 12, 2016  PRNewswire  New Dr Doppler introduced 
     
Jan. 9, 2016  Peoria Journal Star  Penguin Project continues to grow 
     
Jan. 5, 2016  Pekin Daily Times  Doctors work for pancreatic cancer cure 
     
January 2016  InterBusiness Issues  A new standard in medical training 
     
Dec. 31, 2015  Peoria Journal Star What's in story for central Illinois business in 2016 
     
Dec. 31, 2015  The Community Word  Treat the patient, not the cancer 
     
Dec. 24, 2015  1240-AM WTAX  U of I Med School Expanding 
     
Dec. 24, 2015  Dubuque Telegraph Herald  The University of Illinois College of Medicine will expand in Peoria 
     
Dec. 22, 2015  Peoria Public Radio  UICOMP announces expansion plans 
     
Dec. 21, 2015  WMBD-TV Channel 31/FOX Channel 43   Peoria's medical college to welcome first year students 
     
Dec. 21, 2015  1470-AM WMBD  UICOMP expands to four-year college 
     
Dec. 17, 2015  Peoria Journal Star  'GUIDES' steers students to medical careers 
     
Dec. 2, 2015  1470-AM WMBD Grant Funds Alzheimer's Research 
     
Nov. 30, 2015  WMBD-TV Channel 31/FOX Channel 43   Grant to fund Alzheimer's Research 
     
Nov. 30, 2015  WYMG-FM Federal grant means more research for Peoria doctor 
     
Nov. 29, 2015  The Herald News  Grant support Alzheimer's research 
     
Nov. 29, 2015  1490-AM KBUR Grant support Alzheimer's research in Peoria 
     
Nov. 29, 2015  Washington Times  Grant support Alzheimer's research by Peoria doctor 
     
Nov. 27, 2015  Peoria Journal Star  Peoria medical school gets grant to study Alzheimer's causes 
     
Nov. 2, 2015  Peoria Public Radio  Healthcare providers gather to address rates of STIs, teen births 
     
Oct. 31, 2015  WMBD-TV Channel 31/FOX Channel 43    Helping kids with diabetes celebrate Halloween 
     
Sept. 24, 2015  Peoria Journal Star  Honorary Chair of 13th annual Walk for the Mind 
     
Sept. 19, 2015 WMBD-TV Channel 31/FOX Channel 43  A new type of MS research 
     
Sept. 10, 2015  Peoria Journal Star  Peoria event focuses on developing patient-led research 
     
Aug. 9, 2015  Peoria Journal Star  Garden encourages medical students to learn about medicinal herbs 
     
July 25, 2015  Peoria Journal Star  UICOMP award named for faculty member 
     
May 28, 2015  Chicago Tribune  Matter incubator to open engineering lab, clinical simulation space 
     
May 21, 2015  WCBU 89.9FM Peoria Public Radio   UICOMP looks to add first-year med students 
     
May 21, 2015  WMBD TV Channel 31/Fox Channel 43   New University of Illinois President 
     
May 21, 2015  WEEK-TV Channel 25 WHOI-TV Channel 19  New U of I president makes stop in Peoria 
     
May 20, 2015  WEEK-TV Channel 25 WHOI-TV Channel 19   Researchers gather for 11th Annual Symposium 
     
May 20, 2015  WCBU 89.9FM Peoria Public Radio    Medical research projects on display in Peoria 
     
May 19, 2015  PharmiWeb.com  Evaluating Clinical and Economic Outcomes
     
May 2, 2015  WEEK-TV Channel 25 WHOI-TV Channel 19    Peoria medical students look forward to bright future 
     
April 28, 2015  UIC News  Peoria med students test '99 Differentials' but can't pick just one 
     
April 22, 2015  UIC News  Leap, skip and a Jump in medical education 
     
April 20, 2015  Peoria Journal Star  Progress: Peoria is in the midst of renewal 
     
April 14, 2015  Peoria Journal Star  Dr. Stefano Guandalini to talk about gluten 
     
April 14, 2015  WEEK-TV Channel 25 WHOI-TV Channel 19  U of I College of Medicine conducts medical training study 
     
April 13, 2015  Peoria Journal Star  Baby's cries part of public service announcement on Peoria radio 
     
April 13, 2015  WEEK-TV Channel 25 WHOI-TV Channel 19  Radio stations help raise awareness for child abuse 
     
March 31, 2015  UIC News  Medical students meet their match 
     
March 20, 2015  WCBU 89.9FM Peoria Public Radio  UICOMP students hold 'Match Day' ritual 
     
March 20, 2015  WEEK-TV Channel 25 WHOI-TV Channel 19  Medical students play match game 
     
March 17, 2015  Peoria Journal Star  Diagnosing a stroke: Special goggles track eye movement to determine cause of key symptom - vertigo 
     
March 17, 2015  Peoria Journal Star  Fundraiser helps children of abuse and neglect 
     
March 17, 2015  Peoria Journal Star  Watch new documentary on cancer at WTVP 
     
Feb. 27, 2015  Peoria Journal Star Hospital, college working on disease that killed Leonard Nimoy 
     
Feb. 20, 2015  Peoria Journal Star  Jump Trading Simulation center at OSF joins Chicago-based organization for start-up companies 
     
Feb. 3, 2015  UIC News  Research for lifelong learning 
     
Jan. 20, 2015  Peoria Journal Star  Pediatric hospitalists join pediatricians in caring for hospitalized children 
     
Jan. 14, 2015  Peoria Journal Star  Peoria family calls baby born without eyes 'a blessing' 
     
Jan. 7, 2015  East Peoria Times Courier  Theresa Tracy Trot raises money for cancer research 
     
Jan. 7, 2015  WMBD TV Channel 31/Fox Channel 43  Jump Trading Simulation and Education Center tests new devices 
     
Dec. 17, 2015  WEEK-TV Channel 25 WHOI-TV Channel 19  Walk for the Mind raises $50,000 for UICOMP brain cancer research 
     
Dec. 12, 2014  WMBD TV Channel 31/Fox Channel 43   UICOMP establishes new scholarship 
     
Dec. 4, 2014  Peoria Journal Star  Northwestern Professor named new director of cancer research at UICOMP 
     
Dec. 4, 2014  WCBU 89.9FM Peoria Public Radio  UICOMP chooses new dean of research 
     
Dec. 1, 2014  WMBD TV Channel 31/Fox Channel 43  High school students learn about the severity of AIDS 
     
Nov. 19, 2014  U.S. News & World Report  3D model of heart may help surgeons fix defects 
Nov. 19, 2014  HCP Live  3D Printed heart Models on the Rise 
Nov. 18, 2014  UIC News  Physician inventor finds solution for oxygen problem 
Oct. 28, 2014  Peoria Journal Star  Medical Students help kids with diabetes have worry-free fun at Halloween 
Oct. 27, 2014  WMBD TV Channel 31/Fox Channel 43  Medical Students help kids with diabetes 
Oct. 27, 2014  WEEK TV Channel 25/WHOI Channel 19  Halloween party takes the focus off the sugar 
     
Oct. 26, 2014  WMBD TV Channel 31/Fox Channel 43  Event raises money for child abuse victims services 
     
Sept. 25, 2014  WEEK TV Channel 25/WHOI Channel 19  Breast Cancer linked to lifestyle 
     
Sept. 25, 2014  WMBD TV Channel 31/Fox Channel 43  Breast Cancer Symposium returns to Peoria 
     
Sept. 24, 2014  NWI Times  Medical student wants to improve quality of life 
     
Sept. 15, 2014  WMBD TV Channel 31/Fox Channel 43  UICOMP researcher talks about latest findings in Alzheimer's 
     
Sept. 10, 2014  Peoria Journal Star  Area med students to join pilot study 
     
Sept. 8, 2014  WCBU 89.9 FM Peoria Public Radio  Peoria part of national medical student training pilot 
     
Aug. 18, 2014  WCBU 89.9 FM Peoria Public Radio  UICOMP gets grant for pancreatic cancer research 
  Peoria Journal Star  UICOMP team awarded grant for pancreatic cancer research 
     
Aug. 8, 2014  WEEK TV Channel 25/WHOI TV Channel 19  Med students receive their white coats 
  WCBU 89.9 FM Peoria Public Radio  Area students have white coat ceremony 
  WMBD TV Channel 31/Fox Channel 43  Medical students get their white coats 
     
July 23, 2014  Peoria Journal Star  Extra: Science Education seen as a top concern 
     
June 26, 2014  Peoria Journal Star UICOMP names new award for humanitarianism 
     
June 25, 2014  Peoria Journal Star  Extra: Peoria's Melting Pot 
     
June 20, 2014  Peoria Journal Star  Growing number of patients taking charge of own health care 
     
June 19, 2014  MedSim Magazine  Intel-GE Care Innovations teams up with OSF to use Jump 
     
May 29, 2014  Peoria Journal Star  Awards bestowed at renewed Women to Women Leader Luncheon   
     
May 28, 2014 WMBD Channel 31/Fox 43 3D printing changing medical field

 

 

 

May 13, 2014

WCBU 89.9 FM Peoria Public Radio

Local doctors hopes to build 'library of hearts'

 

 

 

May 8, 2014

WEEK Channel 25

Eureka students get a firsthand look at medical school

 

 

 

May 6, 2014

Peoria Journal Star

OSF/UICOMP symposium stresses the importance of health care research

May 6, 2014

WEEK Channel 25/WHOI Channel 19

Local researchers show off work at annual symposium

May 6, 2014

WMBD Channel 31/Fox Channel 47

Jump hosts research symposium

 

 

 

April 27, 2014

Peoria Journal Star

Teamwork key to hospital readmission rates

April 27, 2014

Peoria Journal Star

A shot of realism

 

 

 

April 22, 2014

Peoria Journal Star

Jump Simulation awarded for its green construction and design

April 22, 2014

WEEK Channel 25/WHOI Channel 19

Jump receives LEED certification

April 22, 2014

WMBD Channel 31/Fox 47

Building recognized for being environmentally friendly

April 22, 2014

WCBU 89.9 FM Peoria Public Radio

Jump receives Gold LEED status

 

 

 

April 21, 2014

WCBU 89.9 FM Peoria Public Radio

UICOMP students present research

 

 

 

April 2014

InterBusiness Issues

The surgical (r)evolution continues

 

 

 

April 2014

InterBusiness Issues

A new partnership = new healthcare opportunities

 

 

 

March 28, 2014

1470 AM WMBD

Child abuse a growing problem in Illinois

 

 

 

March 26, 2014

WEEK TV/WHOI TV

Manual students take part in special program with med students

 

 

 

March 21, 2014

Peoria Journal Star

Med students still face tight competition

March 21, 2014

WEEK TV/WHOI TV

Future doctors get first assignments

March 21, 2014

WCBU 89.9 FM

Medical Students tear into envelopes on Match Day

 

 

 

March 6, 2014

WMBD Channel 31

Med students operate mini med school with Manual students

 

 

 

February 28, 2014

Peoria Journal Star

Jump Trading Simulation gets $25 million bounce

 

 

 

February 19, 2014

WMBD Channel 31

Scary feelings may resurface as storm season approaches

 

 

 

February 14, 2014

Peoria Journal Star

Physician helping others prepare for in-flight emergencies

 

 

 

 

February 4, 2014

WMBD Channel 31

Three Peoria medial players join forces

 

 

 

February 2, 2014

Peoria Journal Star

Heartland Clinic taking over Sisters Clinic

 

 

 

February 2, 2014

Peoria Journal Star

Putting a name to the pain - UICOMP professor pioneered treatment for fibromyalgia

 

 

 

December 19, 2013

AM1470 WMBD

It's that time of the year again ... flu season

 

 

 

December 2, 2013

WMBD Channel 31

UnityPoint Health and College of Medicine team up to offer tornado victims free counseling

 

 

 

November 19, 2013

Peoria Journal Star

Children vulrnerable to emotional trauma from tornado devastation

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