David A. Ingram

David A. Ingram, MS, MD

Executive Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs


Dr. Ingram received his Bachelor’s Degree in Religious Studies from Brown University, Master’s Degree of Theology/Ethics from Vanderbilt Divinity School, and M.D. Degree from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine.  He completed a Pediatric residency at the University of California at San Francisco and a fellowship in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine at Indiana University School of Medicine.  Dr. Ingram was a fellow under the Pediatrics Scientist Development Program and is currently the Hugh McK Landon Professor of Pediatrics, and Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, at Indiana University School of Medicine as well as Director of the Section of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine at the James Whitcomb Riley Hospital for Children. Dr. Ingram is an Investigator in the Herman B Wells Center for Pediatric Research and a Consulting and Attending Physician at several local hospitals.  Dr. Ingram has published over 90 articles and book chapters.  He has served in a variety of roles for numerous scientific meetings and has participated in National Institutes of Health Study Section.  He is a current member of the American Society for Clinical Investigation and served as the President of the Society for Pediatric Research from 2012-13.  Dr. Ingram’s research topics include Neurofibromatosis Type I, but most recently the discovery of the organization of the vascular endothelium into a hierarchy of endothelial stem and progenitor cells in collaboration with Dr. Mervin Yoder.


(317) 944-3434 

Dean's Office Clinical Affairs
FS 5118 PEDG
Indianapolis, IN


Titles & Appointments

  • Hugh McK. Landon Professor of Pediatrics
  • Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology