SIU Center for Family Medicine stands by TriCare members through contract negotiations

We are honored that so many members of the military have chosen SIU Medicine as their provider of choice. We are also aware that many of our military families are covered by TriCare insurance
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Humorist Kay Frances to speak at Women's Power Lunch April 28

Author and humorist Kay Frances will provide laughter and tips to "lighten up, stress less and take care of ourselves” at the Women’s Power Lunch on April 28 in Springfield.
ENT doctor looks at patient photo

Dangerous strep throat cases on the rise

Doctors are seeing more cases of strep throat, especially in those age 40 to 60.
Female doctor smiling to camera

Effective March 21: Masking optional with exceptions

Effective March 21, 2023, masks will be optional at all SIU clinics with the exception of the Simmons Cancer Institute.
Gabriella Tison matched!

SIU medical students, residency program matches made for next phase of training

On Friday, March 17, 65 SIU students secured residency positions.
Catherine Greene match map

Class of 2023 Residency Match Results

See where the class of 2023 will complete their residencies.
Pharm group at Franklin Middle School

Brain Awareness Day at Franklin Middle School

Graduate students and research staff from SIU's Department of Pharmacology sparked some synapses of Franklin Middle School students on March 3, part of 'Brain Awareness Day.'
Rural Mental Health Summit

Rural Mental Health Summit to focus on farm sector support

Area ag leaders and health care professionals are coming together March 28 to discuss the challenges facing farmers, share best practices to navigate tough times and encourage relationships to benefit the families who feed the nation.
Dr. Kari Wolf & Gov. JB Pritzker

New Behavioral Health Workforce Center announced

Governor JB Pritzker and state and local officials celebrated the launch of a new Behavioral Health Workforce Center that will increase Illinois’ capacity to recruit, educate, and retain behavioral health professionals. The Center will be based at SIU School of Medicine.