2020 callout for Scholarly Concentrations
IU School of Medicine Sep 21, 2020
Scholarly Concentrations are an optional experience that allow you to study a topic of interest without adding time or cost to completing an MD degree. The work required to complete a scholarly concentration is manageable and is completed during the summer between the first and second year of medical school and other less intense times in the curriculum. Enhance your learning experience during your medical school journey by applying.
Want to learn more? Mark your calendar and be sure to attend the Scholarly Concentrations recruitment launch event with Dr. Paul Wallach, executive associate dean of medical education and institutional improvement. He will discuss the valuable impact this program has on your medical school curriculum and will answer questions about the program in general.
- When: Thursday, Sept. 24, 12-12:30 pm (ET) or 1-1:30 pm (ET).
- Where: Statewide Launch Zoom event, join from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android.
Want to learn more about a certain concentration? These programs are hosting additional information sessions immediately following the launch event:
- Rural Health
- Quality and Innovation in Health Care
- Biomedical Engineering
- Health Integration and Healthy Aging
- Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
- Urban Medicine and Health Care Disparities
- Indianapolis Campus (Genetics in Medicine, Health Information Technology and Biomedical Research)
These concentrations are hosting additional information sessions on the following dates:
- Business of Medicine – Sept. 28, 12:30-1 p.m. (ET) and 1-1:30 p.m.(ET)
- Public Health- Sept. 29, 12:30-1:30 p.m. (ET)
- Religion and Spirituality in Medicine - October 2, 12:30 p.m. -1 p.m. (ET)
Before the launch event, hear what Dr. Wallach has to say about the program or check out this blog to hear other students share their experiences with scholarly concentrations. Scholarly concentration applications open Sept 24 – be sure to make your calendar for the info session to learn more.