Breaking News Bar
updated: 4/10/2014 2:34 PM

U of I exploring more independent medical college

hello
Success - Article sent! close
 
Associated Press

URBANA, Ill. -- The chancellor at the University of Illinois says a consulting firm is working on a report about whether the school should establish a more autonomous College of Medicine.

Chancellor Phyllis Wise says she'll share the report with university President Bob Easter, the board of trustees and other groups. The News-Gazette reported Thursday that the report is expected to be released early next week. Wise says the firm was brought in to determine "whether or not having a more independent college of medicine is feasibly advantageous."

Order Reprint Print Article
 
Interested in reusing this article?
Custom reprints are a powerful and strategic way to share your article with customers, employees and prospects.
The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald. Complete the form to the right and a reprint consultant will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article.
Need more information about reprints? Visit our Reprints Section for more details.

Contact information ( * required )

Success - request sent close

The report also is to look at whether the school should align with Carle Foundation Hospital as a clinical partner. Carle officials say it is an education center for medical students and its physicians teach at the medical college.

Share this page
Comments ()
Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked. If a comment violates these standards or our terms of service, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box. To find our more, read our FAQ.
    help here