The Department of Neurology is a part of Southern Illinois University. The department offers patient care and education services in central Illinois. It provides a range of subspecialty care solutions. The Department of Neurology conducts research in neuroscience and clinical therapeutics. The department serves individuals with brain and nervous system diseases. It offers inpatient and outpatient services. The Department of Neurology serves hospitals, clinics and mental health facilities through the Center for Alzheimer Disease and Related Disorders. The department administers a neurology residency program. It offers courses that focus on topics related to neuroradiology, neuropathology and clinical neurophysiology. The Department of Neurology is affiliated with the Memorial Medical Center.