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Clerkships and clinical training on the Evansville campus are provided by local physicians, ambulatory care facilities and hospitals.

MD Program: Clerkships


IU School of Medicine-Evansville, along with the other IU School of Medicine statewide campuses, provides third- and fourth-year clinical training through affiliations with local physicians, ambulatory care facilities and hospitals in both rural and urban settings.

With the continuous addition of clinical faculty and teaching partner institutions across the region, the clerkship program at the Evansville campus is experiencing rapid growth. Learners here enjoy the unique benefits of one-on-one mentoring and hands-on opportunities available in an apprenticeship model under the tutelage of experienced local physician preceptors.

Students appreciate the remarkable accessibility to patients, the flexibility of course scheduling to meet personal needs and career goals, and the broad spectrum of clinical encounters that a strong regional medical community can provide. Alumni report excellent preparation for externships and graduate medical education, and graduates of the IU School of Medicine-Evansville campus successfully match among their top choices of competitive residencies.

Community physicians serve as clerkship faculty in these and other clinical areas:

  • Anesthesiology
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Family Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Neurology
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Pediatrics
  • Psychiatry
  • Radiology
  • Surgery

Third- and fourth-year required clerkships and electives are offered at a variety of clinical facilities in the tri-state area.

• Clark Memorial Hospital, Jeffersonville, IN
• Deaconess Health System, Evansville, IN
• Baptist Health Floyd, New Albany, IN
• Good Samaritan Hospital, Vincennes, IN
• Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center, Jasper, IN
• Methodist Hospital, Henderson, KY
• Southwestern Healthcare, Evansville, IN
• St. Vincent Evansville, Evansville, IN

Find out more about the expanding clinical education programs at IU School of Medicine-Evansville by contacting Caren Whitehouse, director, Clinical Education and Clerkships, by email or by phone at 812-909-7215.