Through Compassion- Knowledge: Dean Dimitri Azar Explains Translational Medicine

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Illinois Medicine; Video Credit: Laura Ress Design
Post date: 
October 12, 2015

 

Dimitri Azar, MD, MBA dean of the University of Illinois College of Medicine, explains that translational medicine — from the research bench to the hospital bedside and out into the greater community — is the heart and soul of what we do at the College of Medicine. The convergence of science, technology, engineering and medicine, combined with compassion for the underserved, is a recipe for transformative medicine.