University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria

UICOMP Gets New Financial Officer

Feb 12, 2018

The University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria has a new finance director. Eric Dubrowski is a familiar face to many in Peoria County Government. He’s the county's former Chief Financial Officer.

His new title with the college of medicine is Director of Fiscal Affairs.

 

Nick Straub currently handles financial affairs for the school. He is retiring in May after 18 years with UIC.

 

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A medical school professor in Peoria will continue his research into Alzheimer's Disease thanks to a $440,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health. 

Doctor Ken Fukuchi has spent 30 years researching the disease. Fukuchi is a professor in the department of cancer biology and pharmacology at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria. 

UICOMP chooses new Dean of Research

Dec 4, 2014
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A world-renowned doctor known for his contributions to the Human Genome Project is taking over cancer research at a Peoria school.

University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria

The University of Illinois College of Medicine and its four regional campuses are part of a nationwide effort to improve how medical students are trained for residency.

The new Jump Trading Simulation and Education Center is expected to inject more than 90-million dollars into the tri-county area economy over the next five years. That’s according to an economic analysis performed by the Center for Business and Economic Research at Bradley University. 60-million dollars of the economic impact comes from construction of the facility while more than 30 million is a result of ongoing operations.

Jump Trading Simulation Center now open

Apr 25, 2013

OSF HealthCare and the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria have opened a new center that will allow medical students, doctors and nurses to train side by side.