Welcome to the Department of Medicine

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Researchers see promise in efforts to reduce nursing facility patient hospitalizations
OPTIMISTIC program reports noticeable drop in hospitalizations
View up-to-date Grand Rounds listings.
Ongoing learning opportunities are a core aspect of professional growth in the department.

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Nephrology researcher's team finds therapy that may eliminate need for dialysis.
Efforts part of licensed IU-based startup Rene Medical
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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.

Medicine Events Calendar

Speaker: Melinda Hsu
David Ingram
5/26/2017 12:00:00 PM
Senior Seminar
Emerson Hall Rm 304

Pt. Safety
ASM Iftiar Chowdhury
5/30/2017 11:00:00 AM
VA Morn Rpt
VA A-7095

Endo Fellows Case Conference
Michael Econs
5/31/2017 7:30:00 AM
Endo Case Conf

McCune-Albright syndrome: A primer on endocrine and bone metabolism
Alison Boyce, MD
5/31/2017 12:00:00 PM
Endo Noon Grnd Rnds
R4, Room 101

Case Conference
Nabil Fayad
6/1/2017 7:00:00 AM
GI Fellows Friday Conf
VA 7th Floor Conference

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Moe, Chalasani elected to national group

Sharon Moe, division chief of the IU School of Medicine Division of Nephrology, and Naga Chalasani, division chief of the Division of Gastroenterology have been elected to the Association of American Physicians (AAP). The association is a nonprofit organization that dates back to 1885 and has over 1,300 active members. Researchers who have attained excellence in advancing basic and clinical science through experimentation and discovery are nominated for membership.

Internal Medicine taps first ASPIRE cohort

The IU School of Medicine Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics has selected its first cohort of six faculty scholars to participate in the division's new advanced scholars program, ASPIRE. View the list of faculty members and learn more.

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.