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

DM & Insulin Lecture
James Walsh
1/24/2017 12:00:00 PM
Noon Conference
VA A-7095

Geriatrics Workshop
Jennifer Carnahan
1/25/2017 10:00:00 AM
Amb Block Workshop
Long Hospital LO 444

Approach to IBD
Monika Fischer
1/25/2017 10:00:00 AM

Mark Farber
1/25/2017 12:00:00 PM
Pulm Fellows Conf
Gatch 296

Diane Janowicz
1/25/2017 2:00:00 PM

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Benson receives funding

Eric Benson, MD, PhD, Assistant Research Professor of Medicine in the Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine was recently awarded a K08 clinical investigator award titled “Exosome Kinetics in Vivo: Cell Type and Drug Specific Effects” from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences. This award began on September 15, 2016 and will run through August 31, 2020. The purpose of the proposed study is to discern the kinetics of circulating exosomes between different cell types and after drug treatments, so that the exosomes may be better used as biomarkers.

Econs is president-elect of ASBMR

Michael Econs, M.D., Glenn W. Irwin Jr. Professor of Endocrinology and Metabolism and professor of medicine in the Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism has been named president-elect of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research. Econs, who also serves as division chief for endocrinology, joins a leadership team at the society that pulls from around the world.

Imperiale tapped for Lumeng Professor

Thomas Imperiale, M.D., was named the first Lawrence Lumeng Professor in Gastroenterology and Hepatology. Dr. Imperiale, professor of medicine, has been published in the New England Journal of Medicine, and other top-tier journals. This professorship is named after Dr. Lawrence Lumeng, division director of gastroenterology and hepatology from 1983 to 2007.

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.