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$2.8 Million NIH Grant Advances Hearing Loss Research

August 26, 2015

Aug. 26, 2015 - Southern Illinois University School of Medicine researcher Kathleen Campbell, PhD, professor in the Department of Surgery, has secured a five-year grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to advance her decades of research in hearing loss prevention and treatment.

Could Flaxseed Prevent a Recurrence of Ovarian Cancer?

August 5, 2015

SIU Clinical Trial First to Study Use as Dietary Supplement in Ovarian Cancer Survivors

‘Denim & Diamonds’ Cancer Institute Fundraiser Celebrates 15th Anniversary

August 4, 2015

Simmons Cancer Institute at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine is hosting its 15th annual “Denim & Diamonds” fundraiser Saturday, October 3. The funds raised will support innovative research projects and enhance patient comforts.

Medical Innovators Video Features Dr. Andrew Wilber

July 20, 2015

The Sangamon County Medical Society has released the seventh video in a series that highlights the innovation and research achievements within the local medical community. Each video profiles a 2013 Medical Innovators Award recipient.

Dean and Provost Dr. Kevin Dorsey to Step Down

July 16, 2015

After nearly 14 years as dean and provost, J. Kevin Dorsey, MD, Ph.D., announced today that he will return to teaching medical students starting January 1.

SIU Med School Is Exclusive Site for Bladder Cancer Clinical Trial

July 6, 2015

Combined Drug Therapies May Prevent Need for Surgery