During the respiration unit of my undergraduate anatomy class, one of my students asked about differences in lung volume, and the effects of “being a runner” versus someone who does not exercise as regularly. While it is widely accepted that regular exercise can improve inspiratory capacity, the diverse impact of exercise on hormone levels and neurogenesis is not discussed as frequently.
The University of Illinois College of Medicine at Urbana-Champaign has been awarded initial accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) to offer a psychiatry residency training program beginning in 2017.
An air of jubilation filled the Alice Campbell Alumni Center ballroom in Urbana, Ill. on Saturday, May 7 as the Class of 2016 graduated. Surrounded by family, clinicians, and mentors, thirty University of Illinois College of Medicine at Urbana-Champaign students received their medical degrees.