Medical Education Year 3


Third-year medical students are immersed in an individualized learner-centered experience of the foundational practices of medicine.  

The curriculum integrates the fundamentals of basic science and the foundations of scholarly medicine into the skills of clinical practice and professional development.

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Medical Education Year 3 Units

Learn more about our teams and all the ways that we are organized to optimize patient care and educational experiences.
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New emphasis on student and resident mental health and wellness

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SIU medical students hosting trivia night for children's hospital

Southern Illinois University medical students are hosting a Halloween-theme trivia night at 6 p.m. Saturday, October 21, at Ace Sign Company, 2540 S 1st St, Springfield. In addition to trivia, teams
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Geoff Pettys is new medical library director

Geoff Pettys has been named the director of SIU School of Medicine's Medical Library.