Campus News and Events

IU School of Medicine names new associate dean, director for West Lafayette campus

Matthew Tews, DO, MS, has been named the next associate dean and director for Indiana University School of Medicine in West Lafayette. The Midwest native currently serves as Professor of Emergency Medicine and Associate Dean for Educational Simulation at the Medical College of Georgia (MCG) at Augusta University, providing leadership for their Simulation, Clinical Skills, Standardized Patient, and Research and Evaluation programs. He is also a practicing emergency physician.

IU School of Medicine  |  Mar 24, 2021

Faculty News

Regina Kreisle, MD, PhD, associate dean and director of IU School of Medicine-West Lafayette, shares her journey into medical education

In July 2021, Regina A. Kreisle, MD, PhD, associate dean and director of Indiana University School of Medicine-West Lafayette will retire from her position after 30 years of service. Although her initial career trajectory was as a researcher, her wisdom and dedication to teaching has impacted countless students and junior faculty members throughout the years.

Madison Pershing  |  Dec 02, 2020

Student Life

Pursuing excellence: IU School of Medicine student publishes glioblastoma discovery

Victoria Sanchez, second-year medical student on the West Lafayette campus, recently published a first-author paper in Scientific Reports presenting critical research about one of the most aggressive types of cancer - glioblastoma.

Susanna Scott  |  Oct 06, 2020

MD Student News

IU School of Medicine celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

Cultural differences are central to understanding why health care disparities persist in Indiana and throughout the United States, affecting many people in the Hispanic/Latino population. This is the first installment in a series of blog posts to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month. Each year, National Hispanic Heritage Month is observed from September 15 to October 15, celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America.

Laura Gates  |  Sep 21, 2020

MD Student News

IU School of Medicine celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month: MD Student Sydney Rivera shares her experiences

This is the second installment in a series of blog posts to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month. Each year, National Hispanic Heritage Month is observed from September 15 to October 15, celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America. Sydney Rivera, Class of 2022, shares how her heritage and cultural learning experiences are influencing her career path in medicine.

Laura Gates  |  Sep 21, 2020

MD Student News

IU School of Medicine celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month: Christian Arce Guzman shares his experiences as a Cuban immigrant

This is the third installment in a series of blog posts to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month. Christian Arce Guzman, Class of 2023, shares how his experience as a Cuban immigrant contributes to his future career as a physician.

Laura Gates  |  Sep 21, 2020

MD Student News

Running toward the fire – IU School of Medicine student, combat veteran honored as Tillman Scholar

Guadalupe Jimenez remembers sitting in her guidance counselor’s office in Long Island, New York, discussing her plans for college, when the news broke that the twin towers had been hit on Sept. 11, 2001. Jimenez, a high school senior at the time, was considering applying to nursing school.

Susanna Scott  |  Jul 07, 2020

North Central Indiana Mental Health Summit
Drug overdoses and addiction impact Americans across geographic and socioeconomic lines. Learn more about addiction, including how it impacts healthcare workers, in the 2020 Mental Health Summit.

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West Lafayette Campus News

Hear what medical students love about IU School of Medicine-West Lafayette in this video.


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Family Medicine Medical Miles Fun Run & Walk
The Department of Family Medicine at Indiana University School of Medicine is proud to host our third annual Medical Miles Fun Run & Walk.

19 Nov

Nov 19 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Medicine Grand Rounds
HIV Visiting Professorship with Dr. Susan Swindells from the University of Nebraska. 

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