Jody Lack, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics - Pediatric Hospital Medicine, Associate Director Pediatric Graduate Medical Education, Medical Director, St. John's Pediatric Inpatient Unit

    About me

    Dr. Jody H. Lack is an Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Associate Program Director for Pediatric Graduate Medical Education and the Division Director of Pediatric Hospital Medicine.

    Dr. Lack joined the faculty in 2009. She completed her pediatrics residency and earned her medical degree at SIU School of Medicine in Springfield (2009, 2006).  She earned her bachelor’s degree in Zoology at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston (2002).

    Board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics, she is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

    Gender

    Female

    Education & training

    Board Certifications
    Pediatrics
    Medical School
    Southern Illinois University School of Medicine Springfield, IL
    Undergraduate Degree
    Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, IL
    Residency
    Southern Illinois University School of Medicine Pediatrics Residency Program Springfield, IL

    Grants

    • National Pediatric Nighttime Curriculum - Principal Investigator, SIU School of Medicine - The purpose of this study is to determine if implementing a formal nighttime curriculum improves residents’ confidence and knowledge in handling nighttime issues June 2011- January 2012

    Awards

    • Resident Teacher of the Year (SIU: Department of Pediatrics) - 2008
    • Year 4 Medical Students Voted Most Professional (Dept of Pediatrics) - 2011
    • Year 4 Medical Students Voted Most Professional (Dept of Pediatrics) - 2012
    • Year 4 Medical Students Voted Most Professional (Dept of Pediatrics) - 2013
    • Year 4 Medical Students Voted Most Professional (Dept of Pediatrics) - 2015
    • Year 4 Medical Students Voted Most Professional (Dept of Pediatrics) - 2016