The Medical Sciences Program in Bloomington is unique among the IU School of Medicine campuses in that it educates medical students seeking an MD as well as graduate and undergraduate students. Bloomington offers a Big 10 learning environment on an iconic campus.

With six major hospitals housing about 2000 beds, medical students in Evansville have access to physician educators in a range of medical specialties. An expanded residency program here will provide more than 100 new graduate medical education positions over the next few years.

The Fort Wayne campus offers clinical education in both rural and urban communities through two large hospital systems serving the region. A Student Research Fellowship Program offers med students nine weeks of summer research experience.

Students and faculty in Indianapolis benefit from close proximity to some of Indiana’s largest teaching hospitals and the Richard L. Roudebush Veterans Administration Medical Center. This campus offers medical education in the heart of one of the most progressive and economically healthy cities in the United States.

Muncie is the School’s only campus that’s located on hospital property, giving medical students a front-row four-year medical education with all the amenities that come with being located near the campus of Ball State University, a bustling college environment.

Located in a highly populated urban region just 25 miles from downtown Chicago, the Gary campus offers medical students unparalleled access to clinical care at 11 major teaching hospitals housing 2800 beds. An expanded residency program in Gary will accommodate more than 100 new graduate medical education positions.

IU School of Medicine-South Bend is located on the campus of Notre Dame, offering a rich campus life in a traditionally collegiate community. Students here gain clinical care experience at the Navari Student Outreach Clinic, and external funding for faculty research exceeds $2 million per year.

Known for its rural medical education program, IU School of Medicine-Terre Haute meets the increased need for physicians to serve rural communities throughout the state of Indiana and beyond. This unique four-year medical school program emphasizes primary care and other specialties of need in rural communities.

Located on the campus of Purdue University, the West Lafayette campus offers a Big Ten campus atmosphere and opportunities to supplement the MD curriculum with research experience in the collaborative labs and research centers here. This IU School of Medicine campus offers on-campus housing to med students.

Neurological Surgery

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Education Programs

Faculty within the IU School of Medicine Department of Neurological Surgery share their expertise and passion for discovery through classroom instruction, hands-on clinical experiences, and opportunities to publish original research. As the premier specialists for neurosurgical disorders in Indiana, these surgeon educators provide the only academic and clinical training program for neurosurgery in the entire state to prepare the next generation of neurosurgeons. The department offers educational opportunities for medical students, a seven-year neurosurgical residency program and several subspecialty fellowships.

MD Program

For medical students interested in gaining experience in neurological surgery, IU School of Medicine offers a clerkship rotation for third-year and fourth-year students and other advanced electives. The Julius M. Goodman Scholarship is available to fourth-year med students interested in pursuing neurological surgery as a specialty. All students are considered for the scholarship; no application process applies.

Residency Program

IU School of Medicine’s Neurological Surgery residency training is a competitive seven-year program that provides opportunities to experience extensive clinical practice and take responsibility for the care of adults and children with neurological surgery problems in settings that cover a diverse socioeconomic and cultural population of patients.

Fellowship Program

IU School of Medicine offers an ACPNF Fellowship in pediatric neurosurgery as well as subspecialty fellowships in neuro-oncology, spine, skull base/ vascular, endovascular and neuro critical care that are approved by the Society of Neurological Surgeons Committee on Advanced Subspecialty Training Council. Fellows are exposed to a high clinical volume, research opportunities, educational conferences, a cadaveric and microanastomosis laboratory, and state-of-the-art neurosurgical equipment.