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Laura Gates

Laura is a communications consultant with the Office of Strategic Communications. She brings 25 years of experience in communications, having worked with news media organizations, small businesses, corporations and non-profit organizations. She is a native Hoosier who recently moved back to Indiana from Florida, where she was editor of a lifestyle magazine serving the community of Estero, Florida.

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Children's Tumor Foundation honors Clapp with prestigious award

Wade Clapp, MD, has received the Friedrich von Recklinghausen Award in recognition of his significant contributions to neurofibromatosis research and clinical care. Work in his lab at IU School of Medicine is leading to new therapies for people living with this debilitating disease which causes tumors to grow on nerves.

Laura Gates  |  Jul 16, 2020

IU School of Medicine fellow named Collins Scholar for neurofibromatosis research

Neurofibromatosis Therapeutic Acceleration Program invests in developing Steven Rhodes, MD, PhD, as a physician-scientist committed to studying NF1 and identifying new therapies to interrupt tumor progression before it leads to a deadly cancer.

Laura Gates  |  Jul 16, 2020

Meet Katherine Hiller, IU School of Medicine-Bloomington campus director

Katherine Hiller shares her diverse and collaborative experiences in medical education and her vision for preparing healers and transforming health in Bloomington and beyond.

Laura Gates  |  Jul 15, 2020

IU School of Medicine hosts national medical licensure exams to increase testing capacity during COVID-19

Indiana University School of Medicine has led the way for a creative solution to help reopen the licensure pathway for MD candidates. The school has been selected as one of just six medical schools in the nation to host a regional testing site for USMLE.

Laura Gates  |  Jun 19, 2020

Meet 2020 Physician Mentor of the Year Larry Cripe

Larry Cripe went from, in his own words, “feeling I was failing as an educator,” to being awarded the Indiana University Board of Trustees’ Teaching Award and named IU School of Medicine’s 2020 Physician Mentor of the Year.

Laura Gates  |  May 29, 2020

IU School of Medicine students spearhead, support statewide COVID-19 efforts

Volunteer efforts being led by students from Indiana University School of Medicine are making an impact in the fight against the novel coronavirus.

Laura Gates  |  May 08, 2020

IU School of Medicine students run Indiana operations for GetMePPE, Frontline Foods

Two efforts led by medical students have provided frontline health care providers with thousands of donated N95 masks and other PPE as well as meals from local restaurants. 

Laura Gates  |  May 08, 2020

Two IU School of Medicine students direct operations to help their communities fight COVID-19

A few months ago, Sean Buehler would not have dreamed he would be serving as director of an isolation shelter for homeless people exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19, serving a six-county area.

Laura Gates  |  May 08, 2020

YouTube 'Refresher Courses' Aid Medical Professionals Providing COVID-19 Patient Care

Although busy treating COVID-19 patients as Eskenazi Health’s chief of internal medicine, Graham Carlos, MD is also investing considerable energy into educating front-line hospital workers who may need a refresher on critical care and ventilator basics.

Laura Gates  |  Apr 15, 2020

Overcomer: Meet military doctor-in-training Angel Jones

Angel Jones didn’t always know she wanted to be a doctor or that she would serve her country in the U.S. Army, but she knew she wanted to help people. Now Jones is poised to graduate from IU School of Medicine and start her residency in emergency medicine at Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center in Fort Hood, Texas.

Laura Gates  |  Mar 10, 2020