The Economic Impact of Education

When you add up student expenses, professor salaries, research spending and the many other activities happening at the UIC Health Sciences Campus – Rockford, what does it really mean for our economy? Take a peak inside.

Groundbreaking Research, Right Here in Rockford

Some of the best research minds int he world quietly work each day at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford, doing both medical and applied research while teaching their skills.

Explore Hip/Knee Replacements at NorthPointe Seminar

FROM BELOIT HEALTH SYSTEM: BELOIT — Dr. Brian Keyes, new orthopedic surgeon with Beloit Health System and NorthPointe, is presenting a free educational presentation on what you’ll need to know…
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Dr. Shaun Kurien, Cardiologist

Shaun Kurien, MD, says a combination of things make specializing in cardiovascular medicine rewarding. “I like the physiology, the types of patients, and the challenging diversity of the field,” he…
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FHN Pharmacist Wins Pharmacist of the Year

FREEPORT – FHN Director of Pharmacy Mike Weaver has been named the 2011 Pharmacist of the Year by the Illinois Council of Health-System Pharmacists (ICHP). Weaver was honored at ICHP’s…
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KSB Hospital Doctor Joins College of American Pathologists

DIXON, Ill. – Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital is proud to announce that Saad Blaney, MD, has been named a Fellow in the College of American Pathologists. Dr. Blaney was recently…
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Meet Dr. Yonghua “Michael” Zhang, Neurologist

Meet Dr. Yonghua “Michael” Zhang, Neurologist, a neurologist at Illinois Neurological Institute, in Rockford, Ill.
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Meet Dr. Mark Barba, Orthopedic Surgeon

Meet Dr. Mark Barba, an Orthopedic Surgeon at Rockford Orthopedic Associates, in Rockford, Ill.
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The Business of Medicine

The local landscape of medical businesses has changed dramatically over the past few decades. We visit some local practices with newer business models that are working well both for physicians and the people they serve.


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