Department of Medicine

Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep & Occupational Medicine

Educational Resources

University/Eskenazi/VA conferences:

Conference Day/Time Description
Chest Conference Thursday 7:30-8:30 a.m. One fellow and one faculty each present a case-based discussion with literature review
Research Conference Every Monday 12-1 p.m. Basic and translational research presentations by prominent IU faculty and fellows and visiting faculty
Fellows' Conference Wednesday, 12-1 p.m. Didactic lecture series focusing on pulmonary and critical care core topics
Once monthly fellow's case presentations focusing on basic diagnostic and management issues
Once monthly conference highlighting lung pathology
Chest Radiology Conference 2nd and 4th Tuesday, 7:15-8 a.m. Examination of chest radiographs and CT scans by Dr. Robert Tarver, Professor of Radiology
Journal Club 3rd Thursday of the month, 4:30-5:30 p.m. Two articles presented by fellows, discussion and critique of relevant and recent literature (with beer/soda and pizza)
Physiology Conference 1st Thursday of the month, 12-1 p.m. Core topics in pulmonary and critical care physiology
Pulmonary Hypertension Case Review Conference 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month, 4:30-5:30 p.m. Case discussion of diagnosis and management of patients with complicated pulmonary hypertension
Fellow Business meetings 4th Friday, 7:15-8 a.m. Discussion with the program director and chief fellows of fellowship issues





















Methodist conferences:

Conference Day/Time Description
Methodist Hospital Chest Conference 1st and 3rd Friday, 12-1 p.m. Case discussion with literature review
Methodist Hospital Journal Club 2nd and 4th Friday, 12-1 p.m. Discussion and critique of a recent journal article
Interventional Bronchoscopy Case Conference 4th Tuesday of the month, 7-8 a.m. Discussion of interesting interventional bronchoscopy and pulmonary cases
Critical Care Board Review Every Tuesday, 7-8 a.m. Board Review Questions on Critical Care topics
Transplant Case Conference Every Friday, 7-8 a.m. Transplant Case Review