As part of Child Passenger Safety Week, ThinkFirst will host a Car Seat Fitting Station on Tueday, Sept. 25.
Car crashes are a leading cause of death for children. In 2016, 723 children under age 13 were killed in motor vehicle crashes, according to Injury Facts. That's about two children every day.
Health care professionals are invited to join SIU Medicine's Center for Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders' Annual Memory Conference, generously supported by the King's Daughters Organization.View the conference brochure.
Join SIU Medicine and Memorial Medicine Center for Taking Alzheimer's Care Beyond the Medical Center, a reception celebrating the Center for Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders' new partnership with Memorial Medical Center. Light hors d'oevres and cocktails will be served. All are welcome to attend.
The reception follows the day-long Annual Memory Loss Conference for health care professionals.
On Saturday, October 6, in honor of the King’s Daughters Organization’s 125th Anniversary, Beth Nolan PhD, a national speaker, will present a free talk titled, "Living in the Moment," designed for family, friends and hands-on care staff to improve skills to help Care Givers become Care Partners. SIU Medicine's Center for Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders and the Neuroscience Institute are partnering with King's Daughters Organization for this event. Learn more at h
Denim & Diamonds provides the seed funds for critical and innovative cancer research, compassionate patient programs and further address the growing needs of our patient population.
The members of the Cancer Care Teams of Simmons Cancer Institute at SIU (SCI) view the physical aspect of cancer treatment as only part of our approach to care. Our commitment to patients is to heal the whole person -- not just treat the disease.
With our unique approach, we aim to fight cancer on all fronts and with every available resource.