Jody Lack, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics - Pediatric Hospital Medicine, Chief, Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine
Pediatrics

    About me

    Dr. Jody H. Lack is an associate professor of clinical pediatrics at SIU School of Medicine, specializing in pediatric hospital medicine. She completed a pediatric residency and her medical degree at SIU School of Medicine in Springfield, IL. She received a bachelor’s degree in Zoology from Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, IL. Lack is the Chief of the Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine and serves as the Associate Program Director for Pediatric Graduate Medical Education. Board certified in pediatrics and pediatric hospital medicine, she is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

    Gender

    Female

    Education & training

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

    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