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Diversity needed: IU School of Medicine graduate seeks to change demographics in medicine's least diverse specialty

Class of 2022 graduate Uchechukwu Emili is among five female IU School of Medicine students who matched into orthopedic surgery residency programs. As she begins her training in medicine's least diverse specialty, she is not intimidated.

Laura Gates  |  May 09, 2022

Orientation 2022: Get to Know Your Lead Advisors

Lead Advisors serve as medical students’ primary advising contact at IU School of Medicine through all four years of medical school. Get to know the lead advisors on your campus.


Megan Stephens  |  May 04, 2022

Orientation 2022: Get involved during your first year of medical school

Not only can joining a group give students a break from rigorous studies, it can also help clarify purpose and help learners build skills that will benefit them throughout their career.

First-Year Experience (FYE) committee members Maddie Gaines, Sarah Spivak, Brice Wuthrich, and others sat down to share how they got involved and why they recommend it.

IU School of Medicine  |  May 04, 2022

2022 Wellness Coalition at IU School of Medicine: Introduction and Updates

The IU School of Medicine Wellness Coalition started in the Fall of 2018. The group brought together existing student organizations who focused on student wellness. Read more about the goals and events the Wellness Coalition has for 2022! 

Kristen Heath  |  Apr 29, 2022

Terre Haute medical students pursue personalized learning, supported by involved faculty

The first eight medical students started at IU School of Medicine-Terre Haute in 1971. The idea was to train new physicians on regional campuses throughout the state and keep them there to practice. And it’s working.

Laura Gates  |  Apr 28, 2022

Orientation 2022: Meet the 2022 FYE Committee

Welcome Class of 2026! Meet your 2022 First Year Experience (FYE) Committee. 

IU School of Medicine  |  Apr 28, 2022

Meet Medical Student Council President Faith Roberts

Faith Roberts is a rising fourth-year medical student at IU School of Medicine. She started her role as Medical Student Council (MSC) President in January 2022. We asked her a few questions about her interests in medicine, leadership, and her role as president. 

Megan Stephens  |  Apr 28, 2022

IU School of Medicine-Terre Haute: Training the next generation of rural physicians

In 1971, the first eight medical students started at IU School of Medicine-Terre Haute. Today two-thirds of Terre Haute's medical students are on the rural health track—unique to this campus.

Laura Gates  |  Apr 27, 2022

Orientation 2022: Get to know our wellness champions in medical student education

Learning how to protect your well-being is an important part of training to become a physician. Get to know some of IU School of Medicine's wellness champions.

IU School of Medicine  |  Apr 22, 2022

2022 Physician Mentor of the Year encourages Fort Wayne medical students: ‘You’ll make it’

Fort Wayne anesthesiologist Michael Yurkanin, MD, has been named IU School of Medicine’s 2022 Physician Mentor of the Year. 

Laura Gates  |  Apr 20, 2022