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.
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.
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.
“Never be afraid to be the first. Know your dream, and do everything you can to achieve it.” These are the passionate words spoken by Patricia Treadwell, MD, professor emeritus of pediatrics and the first African American woman to become a full-time professor at Indiana University School of Medicine. Her dream of becoming a physician […]
IU School of Medicine – Muncie has piloted an innovative program aimed at improving medical student physical fitness and well-being while teaching the health benefits of exercise. Medical students are enrolled in Ball State University’s Clinical Exercise Physiology Laboratory and undergo a comprehensive physical fitness assessment including blood lipid profiles, pulmonary function testing, and a […]
IU School of Medicine Northwest-Gary faculty Michael McGee, MD, chief of emergency medicine at Methodist, and Reuben Rutland, MD, chief of trauma surgery at Methodist, aren’t just working to treat injuries, but to prevent them in their hometown community of Gary, Indiana. In addition to their roles at Methodist, McGee and Rutland also serve their community as clinical […]
Angela Tomlin, PhD, and Stephan Viehweg, MSW, are motivated to transform health care access for people with disabilities. Both nationally and internationally renowned for their impact on health disparities, Tomlin and Viehweg work with patients and advocates to positively change health care. For Tomlin, growing up with a paternal uncle who had severe intellectual disabilities […]