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Assessment of Food Insecurity in Peoria

Project Summary: It is a cross-sectional pilot study which will utilize survey methodology. The patient population visiting the Family Medicine outpatient clinic will be surveyed. The timeline for data collection is June to August 2019. The analysis will be conducted in August/September 2019. Student volunteer responsibilities: Data collection: The student will communicate with the [...]

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2019-06-11T11:11:20-05:00May 16th, 2019|Categories: Doe, Radiology, Research Projects, Training Opportunity|Tags: , |

Dr. Meenakshy Aiyer named Interim Regional Dean

Dr. Meenakshy Aiyer was appointed by the Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois to serve as the Interim Regional Dean for the University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria. Her appointment to this leadership role follows the retirement of Dr. Sara Rusch, who served in that capacity for 11 years. Dr. Aiyer is [...]

2019-08-13T14:32:27-05:00May 14th, 2019|Categories: Homepage Articles, News|

Dr. Stephen Hippler and Dr. Keith Knepp honored at Distinguished Alumni reception

The University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria honored two recipients with the 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award – Dr. Stephen Hippler and Dr. Keith Knepp – during a reception May 8.Dr. Stephen Hippler graduated UICOMP in 1984. After completing his internal medicine residency at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, he returned to Peoria with a [...]

2019-08-13T14:33:02-05:00May 9th, 2019|Categories: Homepage Articles, News|

Class of 2019 receives medical degrees

Fifty-one students from the University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria received their medical degrees on Saturday, May 4, at the Peoria Civic Center, raising the total number of doctors who have received their medical degrees in Peoria to 2,074. The graduation included a hooding ceremony symbolizing the awarding of the degree, and the graduating [...]

2019-06-03T14:26:48-05:00May 4th, 2019|Categories: Homepage Articles, News|

UICOMP selected as pilot site by Society of Teachers of Family Medicine

The Society of Teachers of Family Medicine has selected the University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria as a Building Better Clinical Training Experiences” Pilot Site focusing on student preparation and faculty development. The goal is to increase the pool of community-based preceptors and the quality of training at ambulatory sites. A preceptor is a [...]

2019-05-01T13:44:21-05:00May 1st, 2019|Categories: Homepage Articles, News|

Alumni Chatter: Meredith Baumgartner

By Kelvin Wynn, MD - On this edition of Alumni Chatter, I caught up with Meredith Baumgartner, a fourth-year medical student, soon to be graduate of the University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria. Meredith matched in to Family Medicine and will be starting her residency at the University [...]

2019-08-19T09:41:57-05:00April 22nd, 2019|Categories: Family Medicine News & Views|Tags: |

College of Medicine Physician Named to Owens Professorship

Dr. Amber M. D’Souza, a specialist in children’s cancer, has been named to the Jim and Katie Owens – OSF Professorship in Pediatric Oncology. A hematologist/oncologist at the Trudy and Jim Maloof St. Jude Midwest Affiliate, Dr. D’Souza is an assistant professor of pediatrics with the University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria. Amber M. [...]

2019-05-01T13:55:33-05:00April 20th, 2019|Categories: Homepage Articles, News|

UICOMP Regional Dean Sara Rusch announces retirement

Dr. Sara Rusch, Regional Dean for the University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria (UICOMP) since 2008, announced her intent to retire in May of 2019. Rusch leaves a legacy of campus expansion, enhancement of the medical education programs, financial stability and facility upgrades. “It has been a great privilege for me to lead such [...]

2019-08-13T14:38:04-05:00April 19th, 2019|Categories: Homepage Articles, News|