Powerful clinical perspectives.

At the Illinois Cancer Center, we’re partnering with the nation’s leading clinical institutions to exchange knowledge and insight. By gaining and sharing new approaches, we build upon our engineering and research eminence to develop transformative, holistic technological advances in cancer treatment.


Carle Foundation Hospital

The University of Illinois and Carle have formed a biomedical research alliance to foster medical discoveries, improve student educational opportunities, enhance access to clinical and translational research trials for patients in downstate Illinois, encourage the recruitment of specialty physicians, and provide an environment that supports collaboration. Illinois and Carle researchers share space in the new Biomedical Research Center at the Mills Breast Cancer Institute in Urbana, working jointly to address cancer health.

mayo clinic

Mayo Clinic

The University of Illinois and Mayo Clinic have formed a strategic alliance to promote a broad spectrum of collaborative research, the development of new technologies and clinical tools, and the design and implementation of novel education programs.