Learn the anatomic and physiologic principles that maintain healthy gut wall, lumen, and nervous system.
Learn culinary techniques and practice recipes that can be used to support a healthy gut, including:How to use familiar botanicals and herbs How and why to ferment foods Sources of foods that contain the micro- and macronutrients that support digestive function.
This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
Come and play in the state-of-the-art LLCC kitchen with us!
The 2019 Women’s Power Lunch Against Cancer will feature Courtney Clark, author and melanoma cancer survivor. Proceeds from the tenth annual event will benefit all cancer research at Simmons Cancer Institute at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in Springfield.
Join the Academy for Scholarship in Education for its 10th Annual Symposium on Teaching and Learning on April 26, 2019. The symposium is dedicated to showcasing innovations in teaching and learning in medicine, improvements in delivering community-based education, and advances in technology and simulation.
Can we decrease the likelihood of developing Alzheimer’s disease or other cognitive impairment as we age? Accumulating evidence indicates that there are a wide variety of lifestyle risk and protective factors that affect cognition and brain health. This conference will present useful, empirically-based information regarding risk and protective factors for healthy versus unhealthy brain/cognitive aging.
This program is designed for clinicians, researchers, and other professionals in health care, wellness and aging.
The 2019 reunion, which is being held on June 21 and 22, 2019 in Springfield, celebrates the classes of 1979, 1989, 1994, 1999, 2004, and 2009. A casual and fun Friday night family-friendly reception is planned as well as Saturday events that include a campus tour and class picnics. Saturday night will conclude the reunion weekend in style with a semi-formal (business casual) dinner where you can enjoy wonderful food, mingle with classmates and fellow alumni, and learn about updates at the School of Medicine.