University of Illinois System


We're working together with our communities to understand and treat evolving healthcare needs and ensure the very best care for all.

And we're training your future doctor, nurse, pharmacist, therapist and social worker. We're saving lives and improving the quality of life for this generation and those to come.

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Here are a few of the stories about advancements in health from across our system and about ways we are addressing healthcare disparities.

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From the world's first engineering-based college of medicine, to innovative partnerships with local healthcare leaders, to NIH-funded pioneering research, we have our sights focused on advancing health across the globe.

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Combined, our three universities and healthcare enterprise bring resources, capabilities, and drive that are greater than the sum of their parts – it is altogether extraordinary.

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University of Illinois

A Top 20 U.S. public research, land-grant university.

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University of Illinois

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