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SIU Medicine Covid-19 Testing Locations in December

December 1, 2020

SIU Medicine will continue COVID-19 testing for the Springfield community in December. All SIU Medicine COVID-19 testing sites are closed December 23 – January 3 for the holidays. Testing resumes on January 4, 2021.  

SIU System report highlights health care, education and justice-related issues impacting Illinois veterans

November 12, 2020

Carbondale, IL – The Southern Illinois University System President’s Office released recommendations from its first Veteran’s Summit held last fall in Mt. Vernon.

SIU Medicine Launches Clinical Trial to Study PTSD

November 5, 2020

Do you suffer from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) or know someone who does?

Medical Students Training with Local Physicians

November 5, 2020

Family physicians in several Illinois communities are hosting students from Southern Illinois University School of Medicine through November 20. The students are participating in the school’s Family Medicine Preceptorship Program.  

New Endoscopic Technologies Pioneered by Dr. Abdul Swied

October 30, 2020

Abdul Swied, MD, an advanced endoscopist in SIU’s Division of Gastroenterology, has begun using the world’s first single-use duodenoscope approved by the FDA.

Farm Family Resource Initiative offers new helpline

October 28, 2020

SPRINGFIELD – Area farmers who need someone to talk to about the everyday stresses of farming and pandemic-related challenges now have a new resource.

SIU Medicine COVID-19 Testing Locations in November

October 27, 2020

SIU Medicine will continue regular COVID-19 testing for the Springfield community in November.

Medical Students Training with Local Physicians

October 7, 2020

Family physicians in several Illinois communities are hosting students from Southern Illinois University School of Medicine through October 23. The students are participating in the school’s Family Medicine Preceptorship Program.  

Local health organizations leaders urge public to get flu shots

October 5, 2020

SPRINGFIELD – Most people follow public health advice to prevent the spread of COVID-19, but many continue to ignore the warnings. As flu season approaches, taking precautions to prevent illness is more important than ever.

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