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.

Global Health

Global Health

As people, ideas and goods from around the world continue to become more interconnected, understanding and addressing global health is increasingly important. Indiana University School of Medicine has received global praise for its meaningful work in this area of medicine through partnerships in Kenya, Honduras, Mexico, Botswana, China, the Dominican Republic, Thailand, Liberia, Jamaica and other areas facing population health and wellness challenges. IU School of Medicine has a proud tradition of medical research, education and patient care in areas that focus on advancing global health.


A global health experience for medical students, residents and other types of physician and investigator trainees promotes responsible citizenship and fosters integrity, service to others, and intellectual growth. IU School of Medicine students have opportunities to participate in global health experiences through the IU Center for Global Health.


Factors that support health and health-delivery systems are complex and embedded in cultural, linguistic, social, economic, political, historical and environmental contexts that cross traditional academic disciplines. Interdisciplinary teams at IU School of Medicine and IU Center for Global Health are working to solve complex health problems throughout the world.

Clinical Care

By participating in the delivery of health services to individuals and populations in environments with limited access to medical resources, IU School of Medicine with the IU Center for Global Health and other partners is helping to build health systems that eliminate health disparities locally and worldwide.

IU Center for Global Health

The Indiana University Center for Global Health aims to develop mutually beneficial partnerships across disciplines, schools, and countries to reduce health disparities, to solve complex health problems, and to train the next generation of global health leaders. The center is poised to build upon its international leadership position and expand collaborations throughout the institution.

Center for Global Health