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Encyclopedia > Indiana University School of Medicine

The Indiana University School of Medicine is the medical school of Indiana University, based at the IUPUI campus of IU in Indianapolis, Indiana (the main campus of IU being in Bloomington). It is currently the second largest medical school in the United States. Faculty of Medical Sciences of the State University of Campinas, in Campinas, Brazil A medical school, or faculty of medicine, is a tertiary educational institution or part of such an institution that teaches medicine. ... Indiana University, founded in 1820, is a nine-campus university system in the state of Indiana. ... → Indiana University School of Medicine → Purdue University Indianapolis Extension Center → Indiana University School of Law Indianapolis → Indiana University School of Dentistry Type of institution Public Endowment $389. ... The Universitätscampus Wien, Austria ( details) Campus (plural: campuses) is derived from the (identical) Latin word for field or open space. English gets the words camp and campus from this origin. ... Location in the state of Indiana Coordinates: County Marion Founded 1821 Mayor Bart Peterson (D) Area    - City 953. ... Indiana University is the principal campus of the Indiana University system. ... Location in the state of Indiana Coordinates: County Monroe Mayor Mark Kruzan Area    - City 51. ...


Established in 1903, the school had an initial class of 25 students. For the 2003 - 2004 academic year, when the school observed its Centennial Celebration, it welcomed 280 first-year medical students. First- and second-year students attend classes at either the main Indianapolis campus (approximately half of the class) or one of eight regional centers at college campuses throughout the state (Bloomington, Muncie, Fort Wayne, South Bend, Terre Haute, Evansville, West Lafayette, and Gary). Third- and fourth-year students spend the last two years of medical school at the IUPUI campus, honing their clinical skills as well as doing their classroom and laboratory work. 1903 (MCMIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Friday of the 13-day slower Julian calendar. ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Medical school generally refers to a tertiary educational institution (or part of such an institution) which is involved in the education of future medical practitioners (medical doctors). ... Location in the state of Indiana Coordinates: County Monroe Mayor Mark Kruzan Area    - City 51. ... Muncie (IPA: ) is a city in Delaware County in east central Indiana, best known as the home of Ball State University and the birthplace of the Ball Corporation. ... Nickname: The Summit City Location in the state of Indiana, USA Coordinates: Country United States State Indiana County Allen Founded October 22, 1794 Mayor Graham Richard (D) Area    - City 204. ... Location in the state of Indiana Coordinates: County St. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Nickname: River City Location in the state of Indiana Country United States State Indiana County Vanderburgh Mayor Jonathan Weinzapfel Area    - City 105. ... West Lafayette (IPA: ) is a city in Tippecanoe County, Indiana, United States, 65 miles (105km) northwest of Indianapolis. ... This article is about the city in Indiana, for other uses of Gary, see Gary (disambiguation). ... Faculty of Medical Sciences of the State University of Campinas, in Campinas, Brazil A medical school, or faculty of medicine, is a tertiary educational institution or part of such an institution that teaches medicine. ... See drugs, medication, and pharmacology for substances that treat patients. ... A university classroom with permanently-installed desk-chairs and green chalkboards. ... Michael Faraday, 19th century physicist and chemist, in his lab. ...


Students train under faculty and staff to help patients at the Clarian Health Partners system which includes Indiana University Hospital, James Whitcomb Riley Hospital for Children and Methodist Hospital. They also train at the Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center and the Wishard Health System. Only the Methodist Hospital is not on the IUPUI campus. A faculty is a division within a university. ... Employment is a contract between two parties, one being the employer and the other being the employee. ... Please wikify (format) this article or section as suggested in the Guide to layout and the Manual of Style. ... Indiana University Hospital is a teaching hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana affiliated with the Indiana University School of Medicine and Clarian Health Partners. ... James Whitcomb Riley Hospital for Children is a childrens hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. It is named for James Whitcomb Riley, a writer and poet who lived in Indiana. ... Methodist Hospital of Indianapolis, a part of Clarian Health Partners, is one of only two regional Level I Trauma Centers in Indiana, has 802-staffed beds and is one of the largest teaching hospitals in the area. ... Methodist Hospital of Indianapolis, a part of Clarian Health Partners, is one of only two regional Level I Trauma Centers in Indiana, has 802-staffed beds and is one of the largest teaching hospitals in the area. ...


The School also helps train interns and residents in 92 medical and surgical specialties. A medical residency is a post-graduate educational and clinical training program for physicians. ...


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