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Overcoming the odds and achieving her dream

“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...

Madison Pershing • Date: 2/25/20

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Timing of knee replacements can be tricky

Determining when a knee replacement surgery will be the most beneficial for a patient...

Caitlin VanOverberghe • 2/3/20

Dean Jay Hess visits Kenya with a group of IU School of Medicine and IU Health leaders

Celebrating three decades of global health leadership and announcing our next director

This past summer, my wife Robin and I made the long trip back to...

Jay L. Hess • 2/3/20

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Facing Hard Truths about the Holocaust, Medical Science, and Bioethics

From Peter H. Schwartz, MD, PhD, Director of the IU Center for Bioethics: This weekend...

Katie Randall • 1/23/20

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The importance of glaucoma research and education  

Twelve million people are expected to be diagnosed with glaucoma in 2020, raising

Caitlin VanOverberghe • 1/23/20

Dave, Hannah and Christina Griffiths

Tacos, ice cream and a side of gestational diabetes

The story of how my pancreas couldn’t keep up with my baby “Why are you...

Christina Griffiths • 1/16/20

Trauma surgeon Ashley Meagher, MD MPH, an assistant professor of surgery holding a quilt that she made

IU School of Medicine trauma surgeon brings comfort to patients through quilting

For many people, quilts are synonymous with comfort. They may serve as a reminder...

Marco Gutierrez • 1/15/20

Arupratan Das, PhD

Ophthalmology doubles research division  

The hiring of three new researchers in a matter of months has doubled...

Caitlin VanOverberghe • 12/31/19

Marcelo Barboza

Cultural challenges strengthen urology resident’s resolve

When Marcelo Barboza, MD was 18 years old, he traveled abroad for the...

Christina Griffiths • 12/20/19