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.



MD Program: Clerkships

IU School of Medicine-Evansville, along with the other IU School of Medicine statewide campuses, provides third- and fourth-year clinical training through affiliations with local physicians, ambulatory care facilities, and hospitals in both rural and urban settings.

With the continuous addition of clinical faculty and teaching partner institutions across the region, the clerkship program at the Evansville campus is experiencing rapid growth. Learners here enjoy the unique benefits of one-on-one mentoring and hands-on opportunities available in an apprenticeship model under the tutelage of experienced local physician preceptors.

Students appreciate the remarkable accessibility to patients, the flexibility of course scheduling to meet personal needs and career goals, and the broad spectrum of clinical encounters that a strong regional medical community can provide. Alumni report excellent preparation for externships and graduate medical education, and graduates of the IU School of Medicine Evansville campus successfully match among their top choices of competitive residencies.

Community physicians serve as clerkship faculty in these and other clinical areas:

  • Anesthesiology
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Family Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Neurology
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Pediatrics
  • Psychiatry
  • Radiology
  • Surgery

Third- and fourth-year required clerkships and electives are offered at a variety of clinical facilities in the Tri-State area.

• Clark Memorial Hospital, Jeffersonville, IN
• Deaconess Health System, Evansville, IN
• Floyd Memorial Hospital, New Albany, IN
• Good Samaritan Hospital, Vincennes, IN
• Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center, Jasper, IN
• Methodist Hospital, Henderson, KY
• Southwestern Healthcare, Evansville, IN
• St. Mary’s Hospital, Evansville, IN

Find out more about the expanding clinical education programs at IU School of Medicine-Evansville by contacting Leeann Parker, Director, Clinical Education and Clerkships, by email at or by phone at 812-492-7505.