SIU School of Medicine
Department of Surgery
P.O. Box 19679
Springfield, IL 62794-9679

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The ThinkFirst Program is sponsored by SIU School of Medicine and the Illinois Department of Transportation, Division of Traffic Safety. Contributors from January through December of 2001 include:

  • Special Activity grants
    • Memorial Medical Center Foundation
         (for child passenger safety and trauma prevention activities)

  • Donations
    • Springfield Bicycle Club-donation for helmets
    • Spongeworthy SIU Department of Surgery residents band
    • Synthes Spine-donation for bicycle helmets
    • Kiwanis Club of Springfield Evening Group
    • Barnes & Noble Fundraiser event

  • In-Kind Donations
    • Pharmacia Corporation-refreshments for child passenger safety training
  • Wish List
    • Bike Helmets
    • Child safety seats
If you or your company/organization is interested in donating funds or goods to support ThinkFirst, please click here and let us know if you are interested in donating funding, equipment, or other resources.       

For additional information about the program, please continue to browse our web site or contact us by phone at 217-545-7766 or by e-mail at if you have specific questions about Risky Business.