Medical student groups at UICOM Champaign-Urbana

Medical Scholars Program

The MSP is committed to preparing a diverse cadre of Physician-Scholars to confront the multi-dimensional problems and issues that face medicine. The complex nature of these problems requires people trained in a broad array of graduate disciplines working together in order to develop innovative solutions. The MSP has nearly 100 students pursuing graduate study in over 30 academic disciplines, including the social sciences, humanities, physical sciences, as well as the biomedical sciences.

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Avicenna Community Health Center

Avicenna is a free clinic for people who are uninsured or under-insured. Avicenna is operated by volunteer team comprising of health care providers, health care professionals students and community members. Our mission is to provide health care for the uninsured and under-insured; to engage in preventative health care through community health screenings; to promote health awareness through education and information dissemination.

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Emergency Medicine Interest Group

The Emergency Medicine Interest Group (EMIG) is dedicated to exploring the field of Emergency Medicine and guiding students on their journey in pursuing a residency in this specialty.

M3 Rep: Austin MacKenzie

M2 Rep: Carleigh Hebbard

M1 Reps: Owen Brewer, Derek Sonnenberg


Interested in EMIG? Please contact:

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Dr. Kurt Bloomstrand, Presence Hospital, and

EMS team demonstrate for EMIG students.