Cancer Center at Illinois Welcomes New Researchers

Cancer Center at Illinois Welcomes New Researchers

The Cancer Center at Illinois (CCIL), in concert with the academic units listed below, has recruited several senior cancer-focused researchers to build upon and expand the institute’s impressive foundation of expertise. These investigators will enhance the CCIL’s...
Research & Impact: A Look Back at 2023

Research & Impact: A Look Back at 2023

This year proved to be one of success and growth for the Cancer Center at Illinois (CCIL). Below you’ll find 10 of the year’s biggest moments in research, education, and community engagement, meet our new members, and have the chance to dive deeper into...
Rashid Bashir elected to National Academy of Medicine

Rashid Bashir elected to National Academy of Medicine

​Rashid Bashir, the dean of The Grainger College of Engineering at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, was elected to the National Academy of Medicine. Photo by L. Brian Stauffer CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Rashid Bashir, Cancer Center at Illinois member, dean of The...
Clinical Trial Aims to Help Canines with Osteosarcoma

Clinical Trial Aims to Help Canines with Osteosarcoma

Veterinary comparative oncology researchers at the University of Illinois Veterinary Teaching Hospital, including members of the Cancer Center at Illinois (CCIL), are making progress on their investigation into a new immunotherapy option for canines with osteosarcoma....
CCIL Member Joins Women in Cancer Research Council

CCIL Member Joins Women in Cancer Research Council

The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) named CCIL member Sara Pedron Haba to its Women in Cancer Research (WICR) Council for a three-year term. The council comprises 13 women and advises the AACR on issues facing female researchers. “It is a great...