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Free Prostate Cancer Screenings Available Sept. 26

September 12, 2016

It’s Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. The Regional Cancer Partnership of Illinois (RCPIL) will provide free prostate cancer screenings from 5 -7 p.m. on Monday, September 26, at the Sangamon County Department of Public Health, 2833 S. Grand Ave. East, Springfield.

Denim & Diamonds Fundraiser Set for Oct. 15

August 31, 2016

Simmons Cancer Institute (SCI) at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine will host its annual “Denim & Diamonds” fundraiser Saturday, October 15. The event features one-of-a-kind live and silent auction items, raffles, live entertainment and dinner.

Medical Students Working with Local Physicians

August 30, 2016

Family physicians in 10 Illinois communities are hosting students from Southern Illinois University School of Medicine August 29 – September 23. The students are participating in the school’s Family Medicine Preceptorship Program.

MEDPREP Students Begin Studies at SIU Med School

August 30, 2016

Program celebrates 20th milestone ceremony

NIH Grant Will Aid SIU Breast Cancer Research

August 29, 2016

Ran lab to study tumor formation, spread

Surviving Cancer: It Takes a Village

August 26, 2016

Simmons Cancer Institute hosts 15th annual cancer symposium

SIU Fertility and IVF Center to Celebrate Sixth Birthday

August 25, 2016

More than 1,750 babies born

Eight Minority Students Begin Studies at SIU School of Medicine

August 24, 2016

Eight minority medical students in the Class of 2020 began their medical training last week at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in Carbondale.

SIU Med School Physician Pipeline Program Now Accepting Applications

August 23, 2016

Springfield area high school freshmen interested in becoming doctors are invited to take their career explorations one step further.