65107-Craugh, Lauren

Lauren E. Craugh, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery

EH 500
Indianapolis, IN


Dr. Craugh currently serves as Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery. Dr. Craugh received her medical degree from University of New Mexico School of Medicine.

Prior to joining Indiana University, Dr. Craugh completed residency training at University of California Davis and a Surgical Critical Care fellowship at University of Cincinnati.

Her clinical focus is in Acute Care Surgery and includes Trauma Surgery, Emergency General Surgery, and Surgical Critical Care.

Dr. Craugh’s research focus is primarily in pain control and pre-hospital trauma care. She has served as a contributor to more than 7 peer-reviewed publications and book chapters.

Dr. Craugh is a member of the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma and American College of Surgeons.

Outside of medicine, Dr. Craugh loves spending time with her family and dogs. She enjoys continued involvement with sports, hiking, paddle boarding, traveling, and scuba diving.

Titles & Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery
  • Education
    2023 FEL Surgical Critical Care, University of Cincinnati
    2022 RES General Surgery, University of California Davis
    2016 MD University of New Mexico
    2012 BA&BS University of New Mexico
  • Research
    Dr. Craugh has research interests in surgical critical care, pain control, and prehospital medicine.
  • Professional Organizations
    Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
    American College of Surgery
    Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Surgery - Surgery*

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