Fourth-year medical student Jordan Lange takes a blood pressure reading from Kayla Peak, 10, as SIU classmate BreeAnna Murphy checks Kimiya Parish, 10, in the background during the Enos Elementary Health Fair on September 22.

Fourth-year medical student Jordan Lange takes a blood pressure reading from Kayla Peak, 10, as SIU classmate BreeAnna Murphy checks Kimiya Parish, 10, in the background during the Enos Elementary Health Fair on September 22.

The mission of the Southern Illinois University 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.