Southern Illinois University School of Medicine Office of Diversity, Multicultural and Minority Affairs

Dr. McNeeseWesley McNeese, M.D

Our Mission

The Office of Diversity, Multicultural and Minority Affairs is committed to devising strategies and overseeing initiatives within the School of Medicine that will celebrate our diverse campus populations. We work to assure a mix of students, faculty and staff that mirrors the census demographics for central and southern Illinois.

Our overarching responsibility is to help students successfully complete their medical education, while providing support to them and the diverse faculty and staff who make up our workforce. We strive for an organizational culture that respects individual differences, where persons of various backgrounds can flourish in a harmonious, secure, nurturing environment.


P 4 is a collaboritive effort that gives high school students an opportunity to receive guidance in pursuit of a career in medicine.

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Office of Diversity, Multicultural and Minority Affairs
P.O. Box 19620
801 N. Rutledge Street
Springfield, Illinois
The mission of SIU School of Medicine is to assist the people of central and southern Illinois in meeting their health-care needs through education, patient care, research and service to the community.


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