Skip to main content
The views expressed in this content represent the perspective and opinions of the author and may or may not represent the position of Indiana University School of Medicine.
Author

Nikki Livingston

Communications Specialist

Nikki Livingston is a Marketing and Communications Coordinator for Faculty Affairs, Professional Development, and Diversity. She earned a B.A. in Theatre Arts and Drama at Spelman College. Nikki's unique background in graphic design, copywriting, project management, and digital marketing enables her to support communication efforts through a wide variety of mediums. She is passionate about mission-driven storytelling and helping organizations connect with their communities.

Showing results for Nikki Livingston

Persistence: Treadwell Lecture features Marly Bradley, MD, JD

On March 1, the Patricia Treadwell, MD, Women in Medicine Lecture will honor Marly Bradley, MD, JD, FAAP, assistant professor of clinical pediatrics and ombudsperson at IU School of Medicine. Clinically, she practices primary care pediatrics at Eskenazi Health. Both the speaker and the lecture’s namesake have unique experiences as Black women in medicine—experiences which have motivated them to improve inclusivity in academic medicine and empower future physicians. 

Nikki Livingston  |  Feb 22, 2021

James Laughlin, MD, volunteer efforts improve health and medical education in Bloomington

James J. Laughlin, MD, is a pediatrician in Bloomington, Indiana, who provides comprehensive health care for children and young adults and strives to improve community health. As an adjunct clinical associate professor of pediatrics at Indiana University School of Medicine, he is committed to giving medical students the best educational experience possible.

Nikki Livingston  |  Feb 19, 2021

Spirituality in Medicine | Buddhism

Spiritual and compassionate care focuses on a patient's spiritual wellbeing by connecting them to spiritual traditions, rituals and practices as they experience a health crisis. Rev. Donald Stikeleather, a staff chaplain for IU Health Methodist Hospital and an ordained Buddhist through Dharma Ocean Foundation, provides insight into this topic of spiritual care for patients who practice Buddhism.

Nikki Livingston  |  Jan 08, 2021

Reflections on MLK’s Legacy | Health and Justice

King’s work toward peace, human rights and justice are concepts and foundational pillars that continue to influence many. However, as the country navigates the compounding crises of the COVID-19 pandemic and the disproportionate impact on marginalized communities; members of the IU School of Medicine community reflect on his legacy.

Nikki Livingston  |  Jan 08, 2021

Inside Look: Implementing Conversations to Advance Racial Equity (ICARE) program

In October 2020, Implementing Conversations to Advance Racial Equity (iCare) was launched by Faculty Affairs, Professional Development, and Diversity (FAPDD) to call for racial equity in health care. Dawn Neuman, PhD, director of the Indiana University Interactive and Functional Assessment of Communication and Emotion (InterFACE) Center at Rehabilitation Hospital of Indiana, is a member of IUSM ICARE’s second cohort. She shared her experience with the IUSM ICARE program and how she has grown personally around discussions about racial equity and diverse perspectives.

Nikki Livingston  |  Jan 08, 2021

Brownsyne Tucker Edmonds, MD, honored for work to eliminate disparities in medicine

Brownsyne Tucker Edmonds, MD, MPH, MS, was recently awarded the 2020 Outstanding Community Engagement Award by the Indiana University School of Medicine Faculty Community Relations Committee in recognition of her passionate community engagement.

Nikki Livingston  |  Nov 23, 2020

Peter Pang, MD, Leading Emergency Medicine in the Midst of COVID-19

Peter Pang, MD, was in the role of interim chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine for less than six months when the COVID-19 pandemic engulfed the world.

Nikki Livingston  |  May 26, 2020

Advice from IU School of Medicine #MedicineMoms

Celebrate Mother's Day with advice from these amazing #MedicineMoms at IU School of Medicine.

Nikki Livingston  |  May 08, 2020

Alvaro Tori, MD, on a mission to advance cultural competence and humility in medicine

Alvaro Tori, MD, recently named associate dean of diversity affairs for IU School of Medicine Faculty Affairs, Professional Development, and Diversity is passionate about making health care more inclusive and culturally competent. As a Latino immigrant and member of the LGBTQ community, his experience motivates him to foster an inclusive environment where everyone can see […]

Nikki Livingston  |  Jan 15, 2020

Javier Sevilla-Martir, MD, honored for community impact

Javier Sevilla-Martir, MD, was recently awarded the 2019 Outstanding Community Engagement Award by the Indiana University School of Medicine Faculty Community Relations Committee. His concern for people continues to motivate him and is what encouraged him to choose IU School of Medicine for his residency, fellowship and career in academic medicine. Raised in the small […]

Nikki Livingston  |  Oct 14, 2019