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COVID-19 Community Update

March 14, 2020

We are committed to making sure that you are receiving timely information as our community deals with the COVID-19 outbreak.

Clinical Study Seeks Participants with Lung Disease

March 2, 2020

Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) is a type of lung disease that results in scarring (fibrosis) of the lungs for an unknown reason. Over time, the scarring gets worse and it becomes harder to take deep breaths. The lungs become unable to take in enough oxygen.

Corrections, SIU Medicine partnering to improve health care delivery in state facilities

February 18, 2020

Southern Illinois University School of Medicine and the Illinois Department of Corrections (IDOC) are partnering to provide health care for individuals at state correctional facilities.

Medical Students Training with Local Physicians

February 13, 2020

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

SIU Medicine patient brings style, courage to center stage at NY Fashion Week

February 4, 2020

Area cancer survivor models how life after breast cancer can look

Meet the Model: Officer Tami Russell

January 27, 2020

Last fall, SIU Medicine hosted a fashion show for Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day.

Medical students training with local physicians

January 16, 2020

Family physicians in six Illinois communities are hosting students from Southern Illinois University School of Medicine throughout January. The students are participating in the school’s Family Medicine Preceptorship Program.

Federal Grant to Help Curb Disease among S. Illinois Drug Users

January 15, 2020

SIU Medicine & University of Chicago partnering on National Institute on Drug Abuse Project

Research internship applications open at Simmons Cancer Institute

January 9, 2020

Applications for the 2020 summer lab internships at Simmons Cancer Institute (SCI) at Southern Illinois University (SIU) School of Medicine are being accepted through March 9.

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