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SCI Invites Brain Tumor Patients, Caregivers to New Support Group

January 24, 2017

A new support group for adult brain tumor patients and their caregivers will begin meeting from 6 - 7 p.m. on the first Thursday of each month.

Simmons Cancer Institute Accepting Summer Internship Applications

January 20, 2017

Summer research internships will be offered for the ninth year at Simmons Cancer Institute (SCI) at Southern Illinois University (SIU) Medicine.

Diversity Lecture to Highlight Link Between Medical Education, Patient Health

January 19, 2017

Southern Illinois University School of Medicine is hosting an inaugural lecture to commemorate the life of a groundbreaking central Illinois physician.

Health Access Improves, Crime Down in Enos Park

January 16, 2017

January 16, 2017 — More than 100 Enos Park neighborhood residents had better access to health care, dental care, mental health care and other quality-of-life services, thanks to the Access to Care Collaborative, which celebrated its first year in October 2016.

SIU Med School Students Earn Scholarships

January 12, 2017

Twenty-five students at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine have been awarded scholarships over the past few weeks.

Medical Students Working with Local Physicians

January 11, 2017

Family physicians in eight Illinois communities are hosting students from Southern Illinois University School of Medicine January 3 – January 27. The students are participating in the school’s Family Medicine Preceptorship Program.

Lt. Governor Tours ‘Amazing’ Telehealth Services at Franklin County Hospital

January 9, 2017

By Karen Carlson and Christi Mathis
Photos by Rusty Bailey

SIU Family Medicine-Carbondale Earns National Recognition

December 1, 2016

Patient Centered Medical Homes lead to healthier patients

Minimally Invasive Spine Surgeon Now Seeing Patients in Bloomington

November 30, 2016

Patients living with severe back pain, progressive spine conditions or bone or muscle tumors have a new option for care close to home.