The Health Innovations Lecture Series features talks held monthly at Carle or the University of Illinois campus that focus on a wide variety of innovative topics including medical research, public health, ethics, epidemiology, genomics, and many others. The series is designed for faculty, researchers, physicians, nurses, and other health professionals. For select lectures, health professionals may have the option to receive continuing medical education credits (CMEs) and a certificate of completion. Members of the public are welcome to attend.








January 27, 2017 | 11:00 a.m. | Beckman Institute, Room 1005

"Emerging Technologies, Trends, and the Future of Surgery"
Heidi Nelson, M.D.
Mayo Clinic


February 17 | All Day | The Forum at Carle Foundation Hospital

Clinical and Translational Neuroscience Workshop

The Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Initiative is hosting its second annual Clinical and Translational Neuroscience Workshop on Friday, February 17, 2017 at The Forum at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana. This year's workshop will focus on the following topics: Sleep, Rehabilitative and Restorative Neuroscience, and Neurological Disease.

REGISTRATION FEE: $25 for faculty, physicians, and staff; $10 for students




April 17, 2017 | Time TBA | Pollard Auditorium, The Forum at Carle Foundation Hospital

Jerry Penso, M.D.
American Medical Group Association (AMGA)


April 19, 2017 | 4:00-6:00 p.m. | Mills Breast Cancer Center, Houseworth (2nd Floor)

Carle and Illinois Reception with CSTAR Presentations

The CSTAR program will be holding a reception on Arpil 19 that will also include short presentations from the research groups.