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Department of Medicine

Advancing research and patient outcomes while training the next generation of leaders in internal medicine

The Department of Medicine at Indiana University School of Medicine consists of ten internal medicine specialty divisions. An accomplished team of physician educators trains highly skilled, compassionate generalists and specialists to be the future leaders in clinical practice, research and academia.
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Education

The Department of Medicine values broad-based training of students, residents and postdoctoral candidates to fulfill local, state, national and international needs for health care providers in general and specialty fields of internal medicine.
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Research

An interdisciplinary approach to science is emphasized within this department, as faculty and trainees are committed to the advancement of internal medicine practice through cutting-edge research and clinical trials to discover new, advanced therapies for patients and the field.
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Clinical Care

Faculty and students deliver high-quality patient-centered care to a diverse population in the areas of preventative and interventional care. Optimal patient outcomes are achieved through interdisciplinary efforts among faculty providers, clinical and support staff, and the patient.
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Our Core Mission

We are an inclusive academic community that provides exceptional care and service, conducts transformative research, and excels in education to advance health in Indiana and beyond.
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Cervical Cancer Action for Elimination: Marching Towards a Sustainable and Resilient Recovery
Us vs. HPV is a webinar series during HPV Prevention Week to promote awareness about HPV and related diseases.

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27 Jan

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HPV Head and Neck Cancers: What you don’t know CAN hurt you
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28 Jan

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Champions of HPV and Cervical Cancer Awareness: You, the Media, Educational Campaigns and Young Leaders
Us vs. HPV is a webinar series during HPV Prevention Week to promote awareness about HPV and related diseases.

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