The Medical Sciences Program in Bloomington is unique among the IU School of Medicine campuses in that it educates medical students seeking an MD as well as graduate and undergraduate students. Bloomington offers a Big 10 learning environment on an iconic campus.

With six major hospitals housing about 2000 beds, medical students in Evansville have access to physician educators in a range of medical specialties. An expanded residency program here will provide more than 100 new graduate medical education positions over the next few years.

Among the most appealing aspects of the Fort Wayne campus is free student parking. That’s right; medical students park in any lot or garage here—for free, anytime. This campus also hosts the Student Research Fellowship Program, which offers med students nine weeks of summer research experience.

Students and faculty in Indianapolis benefit from close proximity to some of Indiana’s largest teaching hospitals and the Richard L. Roudebush Veterans Administration Medical Center. This campus offers medical education in the heart of one of the most progressive and economically healthy cities in the United States.

Muncie is the School’s only campus that’s located on hospital property, giving medical students a front-row four-year medical education with all the amenities that come with being located near the campus of Ball State University, a bustling college environment.

Located in a highly populated urban region just 25 miles from downtown Chicago, the Gary campus offers medical students unparalleled access to clinical care at 11 major teaching hospitals housing 2800 beds. An expanded residency program in Gary will accommodate more than 100 new graduate medical education positions.

IU School of Medicine-South Bend is located on the campus of Notre Dame, offering a rich campus life in a traditionally collegiate community. Students here gain clinical care experience at the Navari Student Outreach Clinic, and external funding for faculty research exceeds $2 million per year.

Known for its rural medical education program, IU School of Medicine-Terre Haute meets the increased need for physicians to serve rural communities throughout the state of Indiana and beyond. This unique four-year medical school program emphasizes primary care and other specialties of need in rural communities.

Located on the campus of Purdue University, the West Lafayette campus offers a Big Ten campus atmosphere and opportunities to supplement the MD curriculum with research experience in the collaborative labs and research centers here. This IU School of Medicine campus offers on-campus housing to med students.

Leadership and Administration

Supportive Leaders

The leadership team at IU School of Medicine is deeply and personally committed to an environment of professional collaboration and growth. IU School of Medicine’s executive leadership team is led by Dean Jay L. Hess, MD, PhD, MHSA, overseeing all clinical, educational, research, faculty and administrative affairs of the school. Explore these administrative offices and meet their leaders to better understand how each contributes to the success of IU School of Medicine — advancing medical education and research throughout Indiana and beyond.
Jay L. Hess, MD

Jay L. Hess, MD

Vice President for University Clinical Affairs
Stephen P. Bogdewic, PhD

Stephen P. Bogdewic, PhD

Executive Vice Dean
Mary E. Dankoski, PhD

Mary E. Dankoski, PhD

Executive Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Professional Development
John F. Fitzgerald, MD

John F. Fitzgerald, MD

Executive Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs
Peter M. Nalin, MD

Peter M. Nalin, MD

Associate Vice President of Education for University Clinical Affairs
Anantha Shekhar, MD, PhD

Anantha Shekhar, MD, PhD

Associate Vice President of Research for University Clinical Affairs