About us

Southern Illinois University School of Medicine Decatur Family Medicine Residency Program is an exciting place to learn Family Medicine. Take a glimpse at our resident and faculty pages for a more in-depth view. Enjoy your visit with us, and please contact us if any questions arise during your tour!

Through an innovative, dynamic and balanced Family Medicine curriculum, our aim is to graduate dedicated, empathetic, fully skilled, board certified physicians capable of self-learning, leadership and community engagement.

We are a fully accredited, 15 resident family medicine program. We have eight full-time and one part-time physician faculty members. The program is honored with community wide physician support, which is an educational benefit enjoyed by many residents.

Our hospital partner, Decatur Memorial Hospital has been named one of the nation's Top 50 Hospitals. The award is a testament to the quality of care Decatur Memorial Hospital provides and the expertise of the hospital's caregivers. This award means that Decatur Memorial Hospital is among the best hospitals in the United States.