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Dr. Randy Dunn
Dr. Randy Dunn Delivers State of the System Address to the School of Medicine

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Dr. Jerry Kruse
Dr. Jerry Kruse Named Fourth Dean and Provost

Kruse, a professor of family medicine, has been Executive Associate Dean of SIU School of Medicine and Chief Executive Officer of SIU HealthCare since 2013. He first joined the school in 1984.More

Laurent Brard, MD, PhD
SIU Med School, Wash U Partner to Explore Rural Cancer Health Disparities

"Cancer research is critical to our region," said SIU School of Medicine principal investigator Laurent Brard, MD, PhD. "Our ultimate goal is to improve the health of patients in southern and central Illinois."More

Dr. Shaheen Alanee
B. Rock Oh Passes Away

It is with deep sadness and sorrow that the Department of Ob/Gyn at SIU-SOM announces the passing on September 7 of B. Rock Oh, MD, FACOG, and Emeritus Clinical Professor of Ob/Gyn, who served in the Division of General Obstetrics and Gynecology.More

Dean J. Kevin Dorsey
Dean and Provost Dr. Kevin Dorsey to Step Down

"I am proud of the work that we have done together in my time as dean," Dorsey said. "I believe we are well positioned for the future." More

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Healthy Dose Blog

Healthy Holiday Treats

According to Anne Daly, SIU Center for Family Medicine registered dietitian and certified diabetes educator, people with diabetes do NOT need to choose between delicious and healthy.More

Dive into the health benefits of water aerobics

Whether you are trying to avoid cabin fever or want to change your exercise routine, water aerobics could be for you.More

Seven things to know about Alzheimer's

Every 67 seconds, someone in the United States develops Alzheimer's disease.More

Does disrupted sleep contribute to memory loss?

A recently published study shows that long-term disruptions of the sleep/wake cycle causes chemical changes in the brain's centers for learning and memory.More

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