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A Hearty Influencer: Cardiovascular Fellow builds following as advocate for diverse patient, student populations

Success and empowerment can only be found where support is plentiful. Courtland Blount, MD, strongly believes that – so much so that he’s set out to build a multifaceted support system, serving those near and far.

Caitlin VanOverberghe  |  Feb 02, 2024

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Meet the MSTP’s Elite 50 Recipients

Three MD/PhD students from the Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) were recognized among this year's Elite 50 recipients, the best of the best among IUPUI's graduate

IU School of Medicine  |  May 22, 2023

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2023 PhD grad hopes to 'be part of a big win' in neurodegenerative disease

Lauren Hirschfeld, PhD, spoke at the Class of 2023 commencement ceremony May 8. Her advice to graduates: "Never stop asking, 'Why?'"

Laura Gates  |  May 08, 2023

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A Conversation with Dr. D. Wade Clapp

A good mentor is a role model, a coach, an advocate, and a teacher. One of the best—longtime Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) mentor D.

Lori Hart  |  Apr 10, 2023

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First Reported Instance of Pseudoexon Inclusion Associated with Heterotaxy

MD/PhD student John Wells (GS4) details his recent research in the lab of Stephanie Ware, MD, PhD, in the Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics.

IU School of Medicine  |  Apr 10, 2023

KCVRC and CVI are calling for cardiovascular research abstracts from young investigators for the first Krannert Biennial.

Krannert Biennial calls for cardiovascular research abstracts from young investigators

The Krannert Cardiovascular Research Center encourages all cardiovascular trainees, fellows and junior faculty at the assistant professor level to submit an abstract for the Young

Angie Antonopoulos  |  Apr 06, 2023

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MPESC Student Attends IU School of Medicine Graduate School

Get to know Alejandro Tapia, a first year graduate student and one of the first members of the Medical Physician Engineers, Scientists and Clinicians Preparatory

Sydney Gendron  |  Jan 04, 2023

General Surgery Resident Jackson Baril, MD

Donor matches are made by IU Surgery resident Jackson Baril MD

When Indiana University School of Medicine general surgery resident, Jackson Baril, MD, was in college at University of Minnesota, he encountered a couple life-changing experiences:

Angie Antonopoulos  |  Nov 30, 2022

Dr. Iminashi teaching in the visual system graduate course

New vision science course starting in spring 2023

Biology of the Visual System (OPHT-V783) is an elective course focused on the biochemical, molecular and cell biological basis of vision.

IU School of Medicine  |  Nov 08, 2022

MedNeuro student trains at prestigious summer fellowship

David Haggerty, a PhD student in the Medical Neuroscience Graduate Program at Stark Neurosciences Research Institute at Indiana University School of Medicine, has spent the

Ben Middelkamp  |  Aug 31, 2022