PRESS RELEASES & ANNOUNCEMENTS

March 21, 2017  New UICOMP fellowship with OSF to train in pulmonary diseases and critical care 
   
March 17, 2017  UICOMP Match Day 2017 Results
   
Jan. 12, 2017  Walk for the Mind raises $50,000 for UICOMP brain cancer research 
   
Dec. 21, 2016  OSF donates $1 million to College of Medicine 
   
June 15, 2016  UICOMP names new head to Neurosurgery 
   
May 25, 2016 UICOMP expansion continues 
   
May 25, 2016  PCORI award funds continued research in multiple sclerosis 
   
May 17, 2016  Peoria IRB earns high accreditation 
   
May 17, 2016  Lecture explores the 'five second rule' 
   
May 2, 2016  Fifty UICOMP students will receive medical degrees 
   
April 27, 2016  Department of Defense grant funds research in Gulf War Illness in Peoria 
   
April 11, 2016  Research Day kicks off at UICOMP 
   
March 18, 2016  Match Day News Release 
   
March 18, 2016  2016 Match Day Results 
   
March 15, 2016  Robert Hart, MD Endowed Lecture presents: The Effects of Trauma and Violence on Children and Parents 
   
Dec. 21, 2015  College of Medicine Expansion 
   
Dec. 9, 2105  'Tracy Trot' raises more than $40,000 for pancreatic cancer research and patient care 
   
Nov. 30, 2015  Federal NIH grant funds Alzheimer's Research at UICOMP 
   
Oct. 16, 2015  Living Healthy guest lecturer to present "Well-being is a Skill"  
   
Oct. 8, 2015  UICOMP faculty joins executive leadership program 
   
Sept. 16, 2015  MS Advisory Panel seeks input for research 
   
Sept. 9, 2015  Flinn Lecture to feature "Why It's Important to Check Blood Pressure in Kids" 
   
Sept. 3, 2015  Pediatric Resource Center Fall Fundraiser 
   
Sept. 1, 2015 Mark Linder Walk for the Mind to support UICOMP brain cancer research 
   
Aug. 25, 2015  Local MS patients have opportunity to guide research 
   
Aug. 19, 2015  Research grants announced 
   
July 22, 2015  Gift establishes new fund for student research 
   
July 14, 2015  UICOMPs Dr. Petrak Selected for Honorary Society
   
June 29, 2015  Psychiatry Program Graduates First Docs 
   
May 1, 2015  Educating tomorrow's physicians - UICOMP students graduate 
   
April 14, 2015  Study by UICOMP's Center for Outcomes Research shows economic benefits to simulation training  
   
April 13, 2015  "Radio Roadblock" to bring awareness to child abuse 
   
April 6, 2015  Living Healthy presents: "All You Wanted to Know and Wee Afraid to Ask About the Evils of Gluten" on May 5 
   
April 1, 2015  Hart Lecture to feature expert on regenerative medicine 
   
March 23, 2015  Kick Abuse at Kickapoo 5k trail run/walk to benefit the Pediatric Resource Center 
   
March 20, 2015  Match Day Results 
   
March 4, 2015  UICOMP and WTVP to host preview of new Ken Burns documentary "Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies" 
   
Feb. 13, 2015 Jump joins MATTER Chicago 
   
Jan. 16, 2015  Jump announces first awards under engineering ARCHES program
   
Jan. 9, 2015  'Tracy Trot' results in donations for UICOMP pancreatic cancer research 
   
Dec. 17, 2014  Mark Linder Walk for the Mind raises $50,00 for UICOMP brain cancer research 
   
Dec. 12, 2014  Gift to College of Medicine creates new student scholarship 
   
Dec. 4, 2014  College of Medicine names Senior Associate Dean For Research
   
Dec. 1, 2014  World AIDS Day: UICOMP's Heart of Illinois HIV/AIDS Center reaches out to nearly 7,000 high school students with education  
   
Nov. 19, 2014  American Heart Association: Surgeons use 3D printed model of heart to treat patients with disorders 
   
Nov. 13, 2014   College of Medicine honors faculty and community health providers 
   
Nov. 11, 2014  Your Health and Technology: Library of Health Sciences to hold open house and mobile health app presentation 
   
Sept. 8, 2014  Peoria among 10 sites choses by the AAMC for training pilot project 
   
Aug. 18, 2014  UICOMP awarded grant to further pancreatic cancer 
   

Aug. 8, 2014 

White Coat ceremony welcomes new students 
   
July 7, 2014  St. Jude researcher to speak at annual Hart lecture 
   
June 27, 2014  College names Chair of Radiology 
   
June 26, 2014  UICOMP report calls question to diabetes economic modeling forecasts 
   
June 25, 2014  New award honors former Peoria doctor's humanitarian work 
   
June 18, 2014  Jump Simulation to partner with Care Innovation  
   
May 5, 2014 Jump Simulation to host 10th annual Research Symposium
   
May 1, 2014 Dr. Patrick Elwood named Honorary Chair for the Walk for the Mind
   
April 22, 2014 Jump earns gold status for being "green"
   
April 18, 2014 Student Research Day
   
March 21, 2014 Match Day 2014 Results are announced
   
February 17, 2014 Living Healthy presents: Medical Research in Peoria: What Patients Want to Know
   
February 11, 2014 Drive Away Child Abuse - Pediatric Resource Center raising funds through special license plates
   
February 3, 2014 OSF Sisters Clinic and Heartland Community Health Clinic Merge
   
January 21, 2014 College of Medicine names new psychiatry program director
   
January, 2, 2014 $250,000 American Cancer Society grant to fund College of Medicine study 
   
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