14781-Ingram, David

David A. Ingram, MD

Interim Executive Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs

FS 5118
Indianapolis, IN
Pubmed Logo


Dr. David Ingram received his Bachelor’s Degree in Religious Studies from Brown University, Master’s Degree of Theology/Ethics from Vanderbilt Divinity School, and M.D. Degree from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. He completed a Pediatric Residency and Chief Residency year at the University of California at San Francisco and a fellowship in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine at Indiana University School of Medicine. During fellowship, he was a fellow in the NIH funded Pediatric Scientist Development Program.

Dr. Ingram has published over 100 peer reviewed articles and book chapters. He has served in a variety of roles for numerous scientific meetings and has participated in National Institutes of Health Study Sections. He is a current member of the American Society for Clinical Investigation and served as the President of the Society for Pediatric Research from 2012-13.

Dr. Ingram is currently the Chief Medical Executive and Executive Vice President for Indiana University Health. He previously served as Director of the Section of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine from 2009-2014 and Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs at the James Whitcomb Riley Hospital for Children from 2014-2016, and the Chief Medical Officer for Indiana University Health Physicians from 2016-2018.  Dr. Ingram recently served as the President of Indiana University Health Physicians and the Executive Associate Dean of Clinical Affairs, Indiana University School of Medicine from 2018-2020.  In this capacity, Dr. Ingram and his executive team led the clinical and financial operations of Indiana University Health Physicians, which employs over 2000 physicians and 800 Advanced Practice Providers.  Indiana University Health Physicians is now one of the largest physician groups in the United States.

Titles & Appointments

  • Interim Executive Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs
  • Hugh McK. Landon Professor of Pediatrics
  • Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
  • Education
    2002 Fellowship Indiana University School of Medicine
    1998 Residency University of California at San Francisco
    1994 MD Vanderbilt University
    1992 MS Vanderbilt University
    1989 BA Brown University
  • Publications
    Neurofibromin is a novel regulator of Ras-induced reactive oxygen species production in mice and humans.
    Bessler WK; Hudson FZ; Zhang H; Harris V; Wang Y; Mund JA; Downing B; Ingram DA Jr; Case J; Fulton DJ; Stansfield BK; Free radical biology & medicine 2016 Jun 3
    Nf1+/- monocytes/macrophages induce neointima formation via CCR2 activation.
    Bessler WK; Kim G; Hudson FZ; Mund JA; Mali R; Menon K; Kapur R; Clapp DW; Ingram DA Jr; Stansfield BK; Human molecular genetics 2016 Jan 5
  • Professional Organizations
    American Academy of Pediatrics
    American Pediatric Society
    American Society for Clinical Investigation
    Midwest Society for Pediatric Research
    Perinatal Research Society
    Society for Pediatric Research
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Pediatrics - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
    American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatrics
  • Clinical Interests

    Utilizing genetically engineered mouse models to study childhood cancers and vascular malformations.  Characterizing the biology of endothelial progenitor cells and myeloid precursors in repairing damaged blood vessels and developed cell culture and FACS methods for their isolation for potential clinical utility.

    Clinical: Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health, IU Health University Hospital, Eskenazi Health

  • Awards
    Org: Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society
    Desc: Alpha Omega Alpha
    Scope: National
    Date: 2002-01-01

Looking for patient care?

To schedule an appointment with a faculty member physician of IU School of Medicine, contact Indiana University Health at 888-484-3258 or use the physician finder by clicking the button below.

Find a doctor