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2020 August Program
Thursday, August 20, 2020, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT
Category: Program

Due to COVID-19, our monthly meetings will be held via Zoom.

IWIL Theme: I Can and I Will
Thursday, August 20, 2020
12:00 p.m.
Speakers: Dr. Vidya Sundareshan and Dr. Vidhya Prakash



COVID-19 evokes a myriad of emotions from fear, panic and rage. But the the story of CoVids-20, a force that thrives on mutual respect, shared values, compassion, and a profound sense of duty to SIU School of Medicine and society at large. CoVids-20’s leadership model is one that is rooted in open communication, humanity and trust. The Co-Vids in this case are Dr. Vidya Sundareshan and Dr. Vidhya Prakash, who were asked to serve as interim Infectious Diseases co-division chiefs in 2020, just at COVID-19 made its appearance. Join the Co-Vids as they describe their how they balance being a mother, wife, and a professional all while in a worldwide pandemic.

Our monthly programs are open to all IWIL members and their guests. Registration is FREE during COVID-19. Pre-registration is required by August 18.


*IWIL is unable to provide refunds. If you cannot attend an event for which you have registered, we encourage you to send someone in your place. Simply have your guest indicate at the check-in table that they are your substitute. We appreciate your understanding.

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