15004-Brokaw, James

James J. Brokaw, PhD, MPH

Professor Emeritus of Anatomy & Cell Biology

MS 5035
Indianapolis, IN
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Dr. Brokaw has served in several educational leadership roles at IUSM, including Histology Course Director (1987-2002), Assistant Dean to Associate Dean for Medical Student Affairs (2002-2012), Associate Dean for MD Admissions (2009-2014), Director of the IU Center for Anatomical Sciences Education (2012-2018), and Vice Chair for Education in the Department of Anatomy & Cell Biology (2014-2018).  From 2008 to 2018, he directed a specialized Ph.D. program in anatomy and cell biology for students seeking careers in anatomical teaching and medical education research.  Dr. Brokaw formally retired in 2018, but he maintains an active role in the department through teaching, mentoring, and service.

Titles & Appointments

  • Professor Emeritus of Anatomy & Cell Biology
  • Education
    2000 MPH Saint Louis University
    1987 FEL Postdoctoral, University of California San Francisco
    1983 PhD University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
    1978 MA University of Texas at Arlington
    1975 BS University of Texas at Arlington
  • Research


  • Clinical Interests


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