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2018
Rural Illinoisians Have Higher Illness Rate – December 3, 2018
SIU School of Medicine to Study Link Between Drug Use and Disease – November 28, 2018
The State of Rural Health in Illinois on National Rural Health Day – November 15, 2018
Statewide: Big Political Differences Across Illinois; Rural Health Challenges – November 9, 2018
Study Finds Rural Illinois Is Sicker And Underserved – November 9, 2018
Lumpkin Foundation Announces Fall 2018 Grant – November 6, 2018
SIU to Host Lectures on Human Trafficking in Illinois, Human Rights and Social Media in Myanmar - October 31, 2018
Report Cites Health Challenges in Rural Illinois - October 24, 2018
Report: Illinois Rural Health Challenges Include Doctor Shortages, Opioid Overdoses - October 24, 2018
Rural Illinois Counties in Dire Need of More Healthcare Options - October 23, 2018
Report: Illinois Rural Health Challenges Include Doctor Shortages, Opioid Overdoses - October 23, 2018
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE: Human Trafficking Conference: “They Never Asked” to be held October 12 – October 11, 2018
The Health Care Sector Wades into Social Justice, the UK Digital Health Scene, and Pharma Nurses Face Scrutiny – October 5, 2018
SIU School of Medicine Creates New Department – October 3, 2018
Thumbs Up: To properly preparing the next generation of doctors - September 28, 2018
New SIU department focuses on ‘social determinants of health’ - September 24, 2018
SIU School of Medicine starts Dept. of Population Science and Policy - September 19, 2018
SIU School of Medicine Adds First New Academic Department in Almost 30 Years - September 19, 2018
SIU Addressing Rural Health - September 18, 2018
SIU School of Medicine rolling out new department Wednesday | WICS - September 18, 2018
Dr. Vohra discusses the new Department of Population Science and Policy on Springfield 1450 - September 17, 2018
Asthma rates are increasing. Here's how Decatur public schools are helping - August 29, 2018
Trauma-Informed Partnership Expands to the Decatur-Area Community – August 24, 2018
Illinois Pediatrician (Page 4) – August 2, 2018
Head and Neck Cancer Survivors at Risk of Secondary Cancers, esp if They Smoke – July 25, 2018
WIU Peace Corps Fellows Program Awarded AmeriCorps Grant - July 13, 2018
Ensuring Rural Kids are Part of the Health Equity Conversation - July 5, 2018
Labyrinths of Dependence - June 12, 2018
Angie Muhs: Happy to welcome another Reader Advisory Board - May 26, 2018
Dr. Sameer Vohra Joins WFMB 104.5 to Talk About The Office of Population Science and Policy - April 23, 2018
IEA Honors Pediatricians Focused on the Impact of Trauma on Students - April 21, 2018
SIU Medicine Honored for Social Mission in Education - April 11, 2018
Guest View: Working to Bridge Health Disparities in Illinois - April 6, 2018
McDonough County Trauma Care Conference - March 26, 2018
The Consortium for Educational Change and the Partnership for Resilience will Provide Support to Southern Illinois School Districts through Robert R. McCormick Foundation Funds - March 13, 2018
Panelists: Heroin Use in Area Remains Formidable Problem – March 6, 2018
Local Panel of Experts to Touch on Heroin Issue - March 2, 2018
IL Rural Health Association Winter 2018 Newsletter (Page 29) - March 1, 2018
From Clinic to Community: Population Health Focus Strengthens - February 6, 2018
Moving the Dial - February 6, 2018
SIU Med School Provides Expertise to Promote 'Population Health' - February 4, 2018
School of Pharmacy’s Deshpande in Research Project with SIU School of Medicine and UIS - February 1, 2018
Exploring Medical-Legal Partnerships - January 23, 2018
A Prescription for Fruits and Veggies: One Solution to Food Insecurity in Illinois – January 18, 2018


2017
Exploring Rural Places: Children’s Health and Well-Being in Rural Communities - December 20, 2017
Guest View: Rural Health Providers Deserve Our Thanks - November 18, 2017
Health Care Celebrated on National Rural Health Day - November 13, 2017
Federal Grant Aims to Reduce Opioid Deaths in Illinois - October 28, 2017
Another Successful Year for Hillsboro Area Hospital - October 23, 2017
What's Behind Bad Behavior? - October 12, 2017
SIU SOM's New Office of Population Science and Policy Hits the Ground Running its First Year (Page 16) - October 10, 2017
Guest View: A Pediatrician's Thanks - October 4, 2017
Illinois Medical Universities to Study Factors Affecting Rural Opioid Epidemic - October 2, 2017
Interdisciplinary Pursuits Lead Alumna to Career in Education-Medicine - September 23, 2017
Legal Assistance Helps SIU Patients Deal with Non-Medical Challenges - September 23, 2017
Researchers to Analyze Asthma, COPD Rates in Sangamon County - September 17, 2017
Grants Awarded to Address Opioid Crisis in Rural Regions (National Institute on Drug Abuse) - August 16, 2017
SIU School of Medicine Helping Improve Students’ Health (ladyclick.info) - August 9, 2017
Grant Part of a Planning Project to Improve Health and Wellness of DPS 61 Students - (Now Decatur) - August 8, 2017
Decatur School Students to Benefit from 'Healthy Communities' Grant (SIU Medicine) - August 7, 2017
Newsradio WJPF Interview with Dr. Sameer Vohra - July 5, 2017
Illinois Education – Adverse Childhood Experiences featuring Carolyn Pointer - July 1, 2017
New Think Tank at SIU School of Medicine Looks for Root Causes of Public Health Issues That Plague Southern Illinois - June 26, 2017
Senators Raise Concerns About Lead Exposure in Cairo; HUD Says Water Filters are 'Precautionary' and Lead Levels Do Not Indicate an Emergency - May 17, 2017
Study Will Target Rural Child Development - May 11, 2017
Looking for Ways to Address Health Disparities with Dr. Sameer Vohra (Tri States Public Radio) - May 4, 2017
Doctor Addresses Society Health Gap - April 28, 2017
Presentation on Medical Legal Partnership and Social Determinants of Health with Carolyn Pointer and Sameer Vohra - April 3, 2017


2016
SIU School of Medicine News Release - September 13, 2016
SIU Spearheads Federal Precision Medicine Program Locally - July 18, 2016
The 21st Show, Illinois Public Media on the topic of the Precision Medicine Initiative with Dr. Wiley Jenkins (National Public Radio Champaign) - July 18, 2016