Associate Director, News Bureau
College of Applied Health Sciences
College of Medicine
Institute for Health Research and Policy
Jackie Carey is associate director in the UIC News Bureau responsible for media relations covering the College of Applied Health Sciences, the College of Medicine, the Institute for Health Research & Policy, and the University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System, including the University of Illinois Cancer Center and Mile Square Health Center.
Her past experience spans communication and public relations in both higher education and healthcare, most recently at Kendall College and Cancer Treatment Centers of America.
She is a graduate of Boston University, where she earned a master’s degree in communication, and of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in English literature and rhetoric.