Welcome to the Department of Medicine

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IU-Based startup awarded $1.47 million to study atrial fibrillation, nerve activity.
Krannert researcher Peng-Sheng Chen co-founded company that is exploring the body's fight-or-flight response
View up-to-date Grand Rounds listings.
Ongoing learning opportunities are a core aspect of professional growth in the department.

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IU's Center for Global Health receives $7 million from Lilly Foundation.
Funds will strenghten program development and establish two endowed chairs to advance global health research and health care delivery.
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Meet the Chair.
Please join us in viewing a video by Dr. Mark Geraci from his informational session earlier in the school year. Watch as Dr. Geraci shares with the audience his background, his values and his vision for the Department of Medicine. Questions and answers from audience members complete the presentation.

IUCAR study cited as one of top geriatrics studies.
The OPTIMISTIC Study by the IU Center for Aging Research and Regenstrief Institute was recognized by the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society.

Medicine Events Calendar

Diabetic Foot
Aaron Ermel
9/26/2016 7:00:00 AM
ID Mon Curr Sess
EH 421

Journal Club
Suthat Liangpunsakul
9/26/2016 7:00:00 AM
GI Fellows Journal Club
Emerson Hall, 3rd Floor

DM & Insulin Lecture
James Walsh
9/27/2016 12:00:00 PM
Noon Conference
VA A-7095

Self-Care and Mind Body Medicine
Julie Vannerson
9/28/2016 10:00:00 AM

Helmy's Tutorial
Ahdy Helmy
9/28/2016 2:00:00 PM
VA Jr Student Lecture

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Evans-Molina named Ritchey Scholar

Carmella Evans-Molina, associate professor of medicine in the division of endocrinology was named the J.O. Ritchey, M.D. Scholar of Medicine. Evans-Molina also serves as the associate director of development of the Center for Diabetes and Metabolic Research. Earlier this year, she was awarded with a Research Frontier Trailblazers Award for her impressive research work to date. The honor is named for Dr. James O. Ritchey, who spent 68 years affiliated with the IU School of Medicine, including a stint as chair of the Department of Medicine.


Geriatrics programs earn VA recognition

The Indiana University Geriatrics Program’s Acute Care for Elders (ACE) consultation team and Geriatric Resources for Assessment and Care of Elders (GRACE) program have been cited as examples of veteran-centered models of care that can be effective in the care of this population. The citations were included in a report submitted by the Veterans Health Administration’s Inpatient Care for Veterans with Complex Cognitive, Mental Health, and Medical Needs Task Force.


Marrero retiring after 32 years

David Marrero, Ph.D is retiring July 31 after 32 years with the IU School of Medicine. The J.O. Ritchey Professor of Medicine currently is the director of the Diabetes Translational Research Center and has published more than 300 papers.


Liangpunsakul awarded research funding

Suthat Liangpunsakul, MD, associate professor of medicine in gastroenterology, received nearly $3.5 million in funding to study alcoholic liver disease and excessive alcohol use from the NIH.