Institutional Advancement
The Division of Institutional Advancement serves to promote and advance RFU's mission and vision by fostering and developing internal and external relationships.  Through the work of Alumni Relations, Development and Community Relations, Marketing and Communications, and Government Relations, the Division of Institutional Advancement strengthens the recognition of the University by securing philanthropic, volunteer and leadership resources and facilitating community engagement.

Celebrating 100 Years of Life in Discovery

Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science looks back on its 100-year history and how it has continued to impact student scholarship, health care, research and wellness. A lot has changed since the university opened its doors in 1912, but our commitment to education is stronger than ever.

Rosalind Franklin Statue Unveiling

In celebration of Dr. Rosalind Franklin's legacy to science, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science has installed at its main entrance a sculpture in bronze of the British researcher whose Photo 51 was crucial to the discovery of the structure of DNA – the single most important advance in modern biology.


University News


Bringing Focus to Critical Care and Mobile Technology

His expertise is always just a smartphone away. Sean Kane, PharmD, assistant professor in the College of Pharmacy, has made that possible by creating apps such as FlashRx... Read more.

Embracing Student Life and Studies

Shannon Liu came to the Chicago Medical School determined to focus only on her studies, eschewing the high level of extracurricular activity that marked her undergraduate experience at the University of California, Davis. Read more.

Program Helps Postdoctoral Fellows and Graduate Students Explore Career Paths

Is there a perfect place for everyone? This is the question considered by leadership at the university's School of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies... Read more.

Dual Degrees Lead CHP Alumna to Career in Health Administration

Amy Mendoza was still pondering decisions about her undergraduate major when fate stepped in. She secured a job in a pathology lab and fell in love with it. Read more.

Alumna Returns as Faculty Member

On a recent visit to her childhood home, Dyane Tower, DPM '09, was shown something her parents had found while sorting through old boxes. It was a report she had filled out in eighth grade... Read more.

University Press Releases

DePaul nursing expansion at Rosalind Franklin earns approval

Rosalind Franklin University Scientists Prevent the Development of Deafness in Animals Engineered to Have Usher Syndrome

DePaul University and Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science Establish Alliance to Address Growing Need for Health Care Professionals

LeadAmerica and Rosalind Franklin University Collaborate to Provide Summer Learning Opportunities 

Chicago Medical School Joins White House to Address Military and Veteran Health Needs

Interprofessional Collaboration Focus of Rosalind Franklin University Seminar

Rosalind Franklin University Opens New College of Pharmacy and Interprofessional Education Center

Rosalind Franklin University Receives Sponsorship for Laboratory Enhancements


Tina M. Erickson
Vice President for Institutional Advancement
Room 1.310 - BSB
Office: 847-578-8589

Meggan Mazanet
Administrative Assistant
Room 1.310 - BSB
Office: 847-578-8391

Life in Discovery
Division of Institutional Advancement

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2013 Kids 1st Health Fair video

Event Calendar
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