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  • david wallace

    Wallace named chair of Department of Ophthalmology

    A native Hoosier and Indiana University School of Medicine-trained physician has been named chair of the IU School of Medicine Department of Ophthalmology and director of the Eugene and Marilyn Glick Eye Institute.

  • emily walvoord

    Walvoord to serve as associate dean for student affairs

    Emily Walvoord, MD, professor of clinical pediatrics, has been appointed to the associate dean role, which is responsible for ongoing student services.

  • blogs hub

    IU School of Medicine launches new blogs hub; contributors wanted

    IU School of Medicine, as part of the schoolwide website rebuild work, recently launched a new blogs hub to feature news, stories and helpful insight about the working and learning environment.

  • pathways podcasts

    Pathways podcasts explore non-academic careers in science

    Pathways, a new bi-monthly podcast, explores careers in science through in-depth conversations with doctors (PhDs) in non-academic positions.

  • Busha expands duties as interim assistant dean for career mentoring

    Michael E. Busha, MD, MBA, has been named interim assistant dean of career mentoring.

  • Annual Chuckstrong gala raises more than $1 million for cancer research

    More than $1 million was raised for cancer research at the Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center during the fifth annual Chuckstrong Tailgate Gala on April 21.

  • Class of 2017 celebrates Match Day

    After much anticipation, Indiana University School of Medicine fourth-year students joined their peers from across the nation to celebrate the end of medical school and learn the details of the next phase of medical training.

  • March 30 Indy student sessions mark final stop on MASH tour

    The IU School of Medicine regional campus tour--Medical Adventures Soaring to new Heights (MASH)-- makes its final stop in Indianapolis on Thursday, March 30, for two student sessions.

  • Dr. Allen highlights school’s reaccreditation preparation

    Dr. Allen highlights school’s reaccreditation preparation

    Bradley Allen, MD, PhD, senior associate dean for medical school education, answers key questions in a video about IU School of Medicine’s upcoming Liaison Committee for Medical Education (LCME) site visit.

  • Dr. Kacena takes bone healing study into space

    Dr. Kacena takes bone healing study into space

    Melissa Kacena, PhD, associate professor of orthopedic surgery, returned to NASA's Kennedy Space Center last weekend to guide astronauts aboard the International Space Station through reconstructive surgery as part of the #RodentResearchIV mission.

  • Shekhar and Foroud named IU distinguished professors

    Anantha Shekhar, MD, PhD, the August M. Watanabe Professor of Medical Research, and Tatiana Foroud, PhD, the Joe C. Christian Professor of Medical and Molecular Genetics, have been promoted to distinguished professor, the highest academic rank Indiana University bestows upon faculty.

  • AAMC Graduation Questionnaire now online

    With the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) on-line survey launching this week, IU School of Medicine Dean Jay Hess, MD, PhD, MHSA, sent a message to fourth-year medical students, highlighting the importance of the survey to the school’s continuous quality improvement efforts.

  • Don Brown, MD, donates $30 million for immunotherapy center

    Indianapolis entrepreneur Donald E. Brown, MD, announced a $30 million gift to establish the Brown Center for Immunotherapy at the IU School of Medicine.

  • IU School of Medicine: 2016 year in review

    Growth in research funding, reaccreditation news, an updated website and a $30 million gift to establish a groundbreaking immunotherapy center made InScope headlines this year. Here is a monthly recap of 2016’s moments to remember.

  • Regional campus visits underway

    A series of visits to regional campuses kicked off in November to enhance how IU School of Medicine operates as one school.

  • New learning environment site launched on MedNet

    Important resources for fostering a positive and professional environment at IU School of Medicine are now housed in the "Learning Environment" site on MedNet.

  • Joseph A. DiMicco, PhD

    DiMicco to lead new Ombuds Office

    Joseph A. DiMicco, PhD, professor emeritus of pharmacology and toxicology, and Chancellor's Professor Emeritus, has been named director of the Ombuds Office for Indiana University School of Medicine. Dr. DiMicco, a longtime teacher and researcher who became a member of the faculty in 1980, joined the Ombuds office on Nov. 1.

  • Ambulance at the Simulation Center at Fairbanks Hall

    Sim Center undergoes AV refresh

    The Simulation Center at Fairbanks Hall is undergoing equipment and technology upgrades worth $800,000 this fall, including an updated audio-visual system. The upgrades, meant to improve the sim center's efficiency and reliability, added two more servers to the one server controlling technology at the center, reducing the chances of crashing due to overload.

  • Expansion in research opportunities provides more summer options for MS1s

    Expansion increases summer research opportunities for MS1s

    First-year medical students at Indiana University School of Medicine will have more opportunities to engage in research and scholarly activities next summer thanks to an expansion of programs under the Medical Student Research and Scholarly Opportunities (MSRSO) initiative.

  • Preparing Healers. Transforming Health.

    “Preparing Healers. Transforming Health.” to debut this month

    New print and digital messages featuring faculty and students will be introduced in the coming weeks and will be featured as part of the first phase of the school’s new website in early November.