The Indiana University School of Medicine Department of Emergency Medicine is a statewide network of emergency departments striving to set new standards of training for medical students, residents, fellows and pre-hospital providers while providing quality care for a diverse patient population.
IU School of Medicine leads in the science of emergency medicine, operating in an environment that has rich research infrastructure, including the highest-ranked Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) in the United States and a nationally ranked medical bio-informatics institution. Multiple clinical environments present practitioners with ample opportunity to make a difference in the lives of patients on a daily basis.
Under the leadership of Cherri Hobgood, MD, FACEP, the Rolly McGrath Professor and Chair, the IU School of Medicine Department of Emergency Medicine delivers patient care of unsurpassed quality and advanced emergency medicine through education, innovation and discovery in a collegial environment that promotes intellectual and professional growth.
Mission: To deliver patient care of unsurpassed quality and advance emergency medicine through education, innovation, and discovery in a collegial environment that promotes intellectual and professional growth.
Advancing the Quality of Emergency Care
“This department provides high-quality emergency medical training in clinical trauma settings that treat a vast and diverse patient population. Supported by a rich translational research infrastructure, including nationally ranked CTSI and bio-informatics institutions, our trainees and practitioners have ample opportunities to improve patient care when it is most urgently needed.”
– Cherri Hobgood, MD, professor and department chair, Emergency Medicine