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Medical Research

The Indiana University School of Medicine—Evansville campus offers a wide array of research opportunities for students and residents. The school maintains strong ties to local healthcare organizations conducting clinical trials and quality improvement initiatives in Southwest Indiana.

Research Training

Several research opportunities are available to students at the Evansville campus and throughout the community. Students can access research training opportunities through summer research programs and the Scholarly Concentration: Quality and Innovation in Healthcare. Through these programs and partnerships, students have the opportunity to work with IU School of Medicine Southwest Indiana residents and faculty in the areas Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, and Psychiatry. 

Scholarly Concentration Program

The Scholarly Concentration program enables medical students to explore an area of interest without adding time to the four-year MD curriculum.
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Deaconess Research Institute Summer Internship

The program for Research and Scholarship is IU School of Medicine’s official office for medical student research.
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Seminars and Other Events

Students are encouraged to attend research events as their schedules allow, including weekly Grand Rounds at Deaconess and St. Vincent hospitals, monthly Collaborative Health Coffee Hour at the Stone Family Center for Health Sciences, and annual invited lectures/research symposiums.