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Madison Pershing

Madison Pershing is a Marketing and Communications Assistant for Indiana University School of Medicine’s Faculty Affairs, Professional Development, and Diversity.

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Top 10 ways to engage in civil discourse

As many engage in deep political conversations in their personal and professional spaces, resources are available to ensure constructive dialogue among those who may have opposing views.

Madison Pershing  |  Nov 18, 2020

Diversity on the Walls: Celebrating the portrait unveiling of Clarence Lucas, Sr., MD, one of the first African American graduates of IU School of Medicine

On October 7, IU School of Medicine held a virtual ceremony to unveil the portrait of Clarence Augustus Lucas, Sr., MD, one of the first African American medical students to graduate from IU School of Medicine. Located in the atrium of the Van Nuys Medical Science Building, this portrait reflects the monumental accomplishments of Lucas’ life and his legacy as a trailblazer in medicine.

Madison Pershing  |  Nov 04, 2020

Diversifying STEM through the Society for the Advancement of Chicanos, Hispanics and Native Americans in Science

The IU School of Medicine chapter of the Society for the Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics, and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) is a space for members to receive mentorship and explore STEM fields.

Madison Pershing  |  Oct 13, 2020

Rural Family Medicine Doctor Inspires Students

Barbara Reed, MD is an adjunct clinical assistant professor of family medicine at Indiana University School of Medicine-Terre Haute and serves as a preceptor in the third-year Family Medicine clerkship. In this role, Reed has made significant impacts in the lives of her students and models exemplary humanism and professionalism in medicine for students and faculty alike.

Madison Pershing  |  Sep 30, 2020

Top 3 reasons to explore a career in academic medicine

As a Latino immigrant and member of the LGBTQ community, Alvaro Tori, MD, associate dean for Diversity Affairs, is determined to increase diversity in the academic physician workforce—a core value and driver of IU School of Medicine’s institutional excellence—through the Academic Medicine Career Development Conference on Wednesday, August 26, 2020.

Madison Pershing  |  Aug 17, 2020

Christian C. Strachan, MD, announced as 2020-21 Evans Fellow

Christian C. Strachan, MD, assistant professor of clinical emergency medicine, has been selected by Indiana University School of Medicine, IU Health and IU Health Physicians to be the recipient of the 2020-21 Evans Fellow in Health Care Leadership. 

Madison Pershing  |  Jul 17, 2020

First residents complete LGBTQ+ health track

Kazia Parsons, MD and Logan Guckien, MD are the first residents to complete the LGBTQ+ Health track in the Family Medicine Residency Program.

Madison Pershing  |  Jun 26, 2020

Fathers in medicine share advice on how to be a great parent and physician

We asked fathers at IU School of Medicine to reflect on being fathers and physicians and share their advice on how to be great at both.

Madison Pershing  |  Jun 17, 2020

From India to Indiana, Poonam Khurana, MD, FAAP shares her experience as a leader on the Asian Pacific American Faculty and Staff Council

Poonam Khurana, MD, is a leader with the Asian Pacific American Faculty and Staff Council, which supports educational, professional, social and cultural opportunities for faculty and staff members who identify as Asian-Americans.

Madison Pershing  |  May 29, 2020

J. Matthew Neal, MD, Elected Master of the American College of Physicians

Matthew Neal, MD, assistant dean for Faculty Affairs and Professional Development at IU School of Medicine, will receive a Mastership from the American College of Physicians.

Madison Pershing  |  Apr 07, 2020