25498-Kornilow, Jan

Jan R. Kornilow, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine

FS 5100
Indianapolis, IN
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Dr. Jan R Kornilow MD, is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine Indiana University School of Medicine Indiana University Health/Ball Memorial Hospital. He works as an Attending Emergency Physician and a Wound Healing Center Physician at IUH Ball Memorial Hospital and has been a faculty member at IUEM since 2009. He has practiced at Ball Memorial Hospital for over 23 years, ever since finishing his residency. He is an EMS Medical Director for the majority of EMS, Police, and Fire services in the East Central Region. He is actively involved with Tactial/Police EMS being a sworn Law Enforcement officer for both the Muncie Police Department and the Delaware County Sheriff’s Department. He is also a Delaware county Deputy Coroner, helping death investigations. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University of Health Sciences/The Chicago Medical School in 1994.   He completed his internship and residency at The Johns Hopkins University Hospital in 1997. His clinical interests include EMS, Resuscitation, Trauma, and Wound Healing. He is the recipient IUH President’s Values Leadership Award Medical Staff in 2018 and Health Care Heroes East Central Indiana Physician of the Year 2009. Outside of the department, Jan enjoys golf, boating, fishing, and spending time with family and friends.

Key Publications

“Initial Management of the Trauma Patient in Maxillofacial Surgery.”

Pohlman, T., Gossett, W., Kornilow, J. Perioperative Assessment of the Maxillofacial

Surgery Patient. Chapter 4. 2018:39-69.


“Loss of Glove Integrity During Emergency Department Procedures.”

K.N. Hansen, M.D., D.M. Korniewicz, D.N.Sc., R.N., D.A. Hexter, M.D.,

M.P.H., J.R. Kornilow, M.D., and G.D. Kelen, M.D. Annals of Emergency

Medicine 1998; 31:65-72.


“The Effect of Tunicamycin on Maturation of the Fetal Mouse Lung.”

E.H. Webster, PhD., S.R. Hilfer, PhD., R.L. Searls, PhD., and J.R. Kornilow.

American Journal Of Physiology (Lung, Cellular, and Molecular Physiology)

1993; 265:L250-259.


Titles & Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
  • Education
    1994 MD Chicago Medical School
    1989 BS Temple University
  • Research

    EMS, Trauma, Resuscitation.

  • Professional Organizations
    Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
    American College of Emergency Medicine
    American College of Emergency Physicians
    American College of Hyperbaric Medicine
    American Medical Association
    Delaware-Blackford County Medical Society
    Indiana American College of Emergency Physicians
    Indiana State Medical Association
    Knights of Columbus
    National Association Emergency Medical Services Physicians
    Phi Beta Kappa Society
    Sigma Alpha Mu Fraternity
    The Johns Hopkins Medical & Surgical Association
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Emergency Medicine - Emergency Medical Services
    American Board of Emergency Medicine - Emergency Medicine
  • Clinical Interests

    EMS, Trauma, Resuscitation.

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