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SIU Med Students Sponsor 5k to Benefit MERCY Communities

March 16, 2017

Southern Illinois University Medicine students will sponsor the 6th Annual Junaia P. Carter, MD 5k Run/Walk at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 8, at Washington Park in Springfield. Check-in will begin at 7:30 a.m. The event is dedicated to Dr. Junaia P. Carter.

Free Oral Cancer Screenings Available at SCI

March 15, 2017

Getting screened for head and neck cancer is as simple as opening your mouth and sticking out your tongue.

Free Home Test Kits Available for Colorectal Cancer

March 10, 2017

The Regional Cancer Partnership of Illinois will distribute free colorectal cancer home test kits on several dates and locations during March to raise awareness about colorectal cancer.Regional Cancer Partnership of Illinois logo

SIU Pulmonology Specialists Now Seeing Patients in Jacksonville

February 21, 2017

Residents of Morgan County and the surrounding communities who are living with asthma, lung disease, obstructive sleep apnea or other lung conditions have a new option for care closer to home.

SIU Med School Students Earn Scholarships

January 12, 2017

Twenty-five students at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine have been awarded scholarships over the past few weeks.

SIU Med School Welcomes New Cardiology Chief

November 1, 2016

Michael Hyun-ook Kim, MD, MMM, FACC, FHRS, has joined the faculty of Southern Illinois University School of Medicine as the chief of the Division of Cardiology and a professor of medicine. He is also a member of SIU HealthCare, the School's group practice.

SIU Pediatric Urologist Now Seeing Patients in Effingham

October 26, 2016

Children with specific urological conditions requiring surgery have a new option for care closer to home. Ranjiv Mathews, MD, has partnered with Effingham Urology Associates to bring specialized pediatric urological care to Effingham County. Mathews will see patients at 414 W. Virginia Ave. in Effingham. He is the only pediatric urologist in an 80-mile radius.

Center for Family Medicine Opens Expanded Clinic

September 29, 2016

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