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SIU HealthCare Launches New Patient Portal

October 12, 2015

Patients of SIU HealthCare now have easy, free and secure access to their personal health information online, allowing them to request appointments, refill prescriptions, view lab results and receive updates to changes in their health record.

Simmons Cancer Institute and Passavant Hospital Announce Partnership

October 12, 2015

A new partnership between Simmons Cancer Institute (SCI) at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine and Passavant Area Hospital in Jacksonville will expand area cancer patients’ access to cancer care.

SIU Med School, Wash U Partner to Explore Rural Cancer Health Disparities

September 24, 2015

NIH grant to fund researcher development, increase cancer research scope

SIU Family Physician Recognized for Service to Community

September 18, 2015

Tom Miller, MD, chairman and residency program director of SIU Quincy Family Medicine, has received the 2015 Distinguished Service Award from the Illinois Academy of Family Physicians (IAFP).

SIU HealthCare CMO Named Chair of National Education Bureau

September 11, 2015

Harald Lausen, DO, MA, the chief medical officer of SIU HealthCare and assistant dean for clinical education at the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, has been appointed chair of the Bureau of Osteopathic Education for the American Osteopathic Association (AOA).

Dr. Jerry Kruse Named Fourth Dean and Provost

September 10, 2015

The SIU Board of Trustees has voted to appoint Jerry Kruse, MD, MSPH, as Dean and Provost for Southern Illinois University School of Medicine. The appointment is effective January 1 and is pending a final contract.

SIU Faculty Physicians Named “Best Doctors”

September 8, 2015

Twenty faculty physicians at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine are included in Best Doctors® in America 2015 database. Best Doctors includes more than 45,000 U.S.

SIU Med School to Launch Neuroscience Institute

September 1, 2015

Coordination to improve quality, lower costs Patients with complex brain and spine disorders may benefit from a new, multispecialty clinic at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in Springfield.

SIU Med School Program Offers Teens Opportunity to Explore Medical Careers

September 1, 2015

High school students interested in careers in medicine are invited to join Medical Explorers Post 998, sponsored by Southern Illinois University School of Medicine and Abraham Lincoln Council of the Boy Scouts of America. An informational kick-off meeting will be held at 6 p.m.

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