Day of Giving is a success for MEDPREP

May 4, 2018

Generous donors pledged more than $1000 to the MEDPREP program during the SIU Day of Giving on March 6.  Our supporters' contributions will fund scholarships to returning MEDPREP students this fall.

Measuring MEDPREP's Effectiveness

April 26, 2018

By Steve Sandstrom   After nearly 50 years of operation, how successful is the MEDPREP program in its mission to prepare students for medical professions?

Cardiothoracic Surgeon Dr. McElveen visits MEDPREP

February 16, 2018

MEDPREP was honored to host Dr. Russell McElveen, D.O. (center, in blue blazer) for Convocation this Thursday, February 15, 2018. Dr. McElveen partices cardiothoracic surgery with the SIH medical group at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale.

SIU physician prepared for an Olympic task

February 8, 2018

David Jeong, MD, has achieved an impressive goal this month: He’s made it to the Olympics.

MEDPREP Students Begin Studies at SIU Med School

August 30, 2017

Program Celebrates 21st Milestone Ceremony

MEDPREP Milestone Ceremony August 27, 2017

August 18, 2017

MEDPREP students, faculty, family and friends are invited to to the 21st annual Shirley J. McGlinn Milestone Ceremony, taking place on Sunday August 27 at 4 p.m. in Guyon Auditorium of Morris Library on the SIU Carbondale campus.

MEDPREP prepares for the Eclipse!

August 18, 2017

The MEDPREP class of 2019 completes a busy summer semester by testing out their glasses for the upcoming eclipse. Look for pictures of their eclipse adventures next week!

MEDPREP Program Alumni Graduate from SIUSOM

May 23, 2017

The Southern Illinois University School of Medicine held its 43rd annual commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at the Sangamon Auditorium in Springfield, IL. Six of the members of the graduating class of 2017 are MEDPREP alumni. We congratulate: