Collaborate with the COVID-19 Task Force

Interested in collaborating with University of Illinois faculty & researchers in the fight against COVID-19? We’ve compiled a list of research centers and individuals willing to help you get started.

Please fill out this form if you are interested in working with University of Illinois faculty and researchers. We will direct your inquiry to the appropriate department and/or faculty member.

Centers

Health Care Engineering Systems Center

Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Institute

Center for Artificial Intelligence Driven Health Data Systems and Analytics

Center for Health Informatics

Task Force

Task Force Coordinator: George Heintz – Senior Program Manager, Health Data Analytics Initiative at the Health Care Engineering Systems Center, The Grainger College of Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Rohit Bhargava – Professor, Department of Bioengineering; Director, Cancer Center at Illinois; Beckman Institute for Advanced Science & Technology, The Grainger College of Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Roy Campbell – Sohaib and Sara Abbasi Professor Emeritus, Department of Computer Science, The Grainger College of Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Kevin Chang – Professor, Department of Computer Science, The Grainger College of Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Mohammad El-Kebir – Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science; National Center for Supercomputing Applications, The Grainger College of Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Nigel D. Goldenfeld – Professor, Department of Physics; Institute for Genomic Biology, The Grainger College of Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Bill Gropp – Director, Chief Scientist, National Center for Supercomputing Applications; Thomas M. Siebel Chair in Computer Science, The Grainger College of Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Carl Gunter – Professor, Department of Computer Science, The Grainger College of Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Ravi Iyer – George and Ann Fisher Distinguished Professor of Engineering; Director, Center for Computational Biotechnology and Genomic Medicine; Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Coordinated Sciences Laboratory, The Grainger College of Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Mark Johnson, M.D. – Clinical Instructor, Carle Illinois College of Medicine; Physician, Carle Foundation Hospital

T. Kesh Kesavadas – Director, Health Care Engineering Systems Center; Professor, Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering, The Grainger College of Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Engineer-in-Chief, Jump ARCHES

Sanmi Koyejo – Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, The Grainger College of Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Sergei Maslov – Professor, Department of Bioengineering, Department of Physics; Carl L. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology, National Center for Supercomputing Applications, The Grainger College of Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Antonios Michalos – Associate Director, Health Care Engineering Systems Center, The Grainger College of Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Richard Novak, M.D. – Harry F. Dowling Professor of Medicine; Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Illinois at Chicago

Sarah de Ramirez, M.D., MPH., MSc – Vice President and Chief Medical Officer of Clinical Innovation, OSF Innovation, OSF HealthCare

Alexander Schwing – Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Coordinated Science Laboratory, The Grainger College of Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Jimeng Sun – Professor, Department of Computer Science, The Grainger College of Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Lav R. Varshney – Assistant Professor, Departments of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Department of Computer Science, Coordinated Sciences Laboratory, The Grainger College of Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

John Vozenilek, M.D., FACEP – Vice President and Chief Medical Officer for Simulation, Jump Simulation and Education Center, OSF HealthCare; Duane and Mary Cullinan Professor in Simulation Outcomes, Professor of Medicine, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria; Professor of Bioengineering and Co-Director of Jump Simulation Center, The Grainger College of Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Cheng Zhai – Donald Biggar Willet Professor of Engineering, Department of Computer Science, The Grainger College of Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Steering Committee

Roy Campbell

George Heintz

Ravi Iyer

T. Kesh Kesavadas

Antonios Michalos