SIU School of Medicine Office of Community Health and Service

Southern Illinois University School of Medicine Community Service



Citizenship Activities

Citizenship activities are those for which employees would individually donate their talents and times. They can offer aid through the following organizations:

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Student-Organized Activities

Mission-Focused Activities

Tar Wars

Tar Wars Program

SIU medical students went to Wilcox Elementary School to teach our 4th and 5th grade students about the dangers of tobacco use in their “Tar Wars” presentations.

More images may be scene on the Wilcox Elementary School web site

"The mission of the Office of Community Health and Service is to continuously improve the health and health care of people in Central and Southern Illinois, by creating formal and informal, institutional and personal, and innovative and lasting relationships between the SIU School of Medicine and the communities we serve. "


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