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.

Tatiana Y. Kostrominova

Tatiana Y. Kostrominova, PhD

Associate Professor of Anatomy & Cell Biology, IU School of Medicine-Northwest-Gary

Bio

EDUCATION

Leningrad State University, Leningrad, Russia, MS in Microbiology, 1982.

Institute of Cytology Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg, Russia, Ph.D. in Cell   Biology, 1991.

POSTDOCTORAL TRAINING

2001-2005: Institute of Gerontology, University of Michigan.

1998-2001: Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Michigan.

1994-1998: Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine.

1994-1998: Department of BioStructure and Function, University of Connecticut Health Center.

1991-1992: Department of Genetic Mechanisms of Cell Differentiation and Malignization, Institute of Cytology, Russian Academy of Sciences

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

2005-2006: Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology and Institute of Gerontology, University of Michigan, Research Investigator.

2006-2012: Indiana University School of Medicine-Northwest Campus, Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Indiana University School of Medicine-Northwest, Assistant Professor.

2012-present: Indiana University School of Medicine-Northwest Campus, Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Indiana University School of Medicine-Northwest, Associate Professor.

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

1993-2003: American Society for Cell Biology

2008-Present: American Association of Anatomists

2003-Present: The American Physiological Society

HONORS AND AWARDS

2015   Indiana University Trustees’ Teaching Award

2013   Overseas Conference Grant Award from the Office of the Vice President for International Affairs (OVPIA) at Indiana University

2009   Overseas Conference Grant Award from the Office of the Vice President for International Affairs (OVPIA) at Indiana University

2003   Fellowship to attend summer training course in “Experimental Aging Research” at the Buck Institute, Novato, CA. 

Connect


tkostrom@iun.edu 


(219) 981-5681 


IU SCHOOL OF MEDICINE-NORTHWEST
IU Northwest 3400 Broadway, Dunes Bldg.
Gary, IN 46408