Indiana University School of Medicine—Terre Haute
Known for its Rural Medical Education Program (RMEP), IU School of Medicine-Terre Haute meets the increased need for physicians to serve rural communities throughout the state of Indiana and beyond. Students and faculty at this campus benefit from an open and collaborative learning environment, and flexible teaching methods attempt to meet varying learning modalities.
With faculty engaged in ongoing research, the Terre Haute campus of IU School of Medicine is paving the way for therapies in acute and chronic diseases, for the scientific assessment of alternative medicine, for interventions in community health and more. Basic scientists and community physicians guide medical students in the learning of foundational sciences through clinical clerkships and directed public health research as part of IU School of Medicine’s statewide medical education curriculum.
Live and Learn in Terre Haute
Modern Learning Space
For first-year medical students in Terre Haute, the learning environment revolves around Holmstedt Hall on the campus of Indiana State University. The center has one hallway on the first floor designated for use by IU School of Medicine. Here, faculty and students can find a student lab, lecture hall and seminar room/computer lab. The lounge is equipped with a refrigerator, microwave, TV, foosball table, lockers and sofas. These facilities are available 24 hours a day.
Statewide Student Community
- Doctor driven by grandmother’s struggle
- Trauma surgeons work with group to help reduce local youth violence
- IU School of Medicine fellow helps deliver surgical care across the world
- IU School of Medicine transplant team hosts Transplant Matters
- Virtual-reality ophthalmoscope used to better train all IU medical students
- In the Margins: Shifting our view of health care