LCME Update by Dean Hess

The Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME) notified the IU School of Medicine of full reaccreditation for eight years! On behalf of President McRobbie, I want to thank each of you for your efforts in helping bring about this outcome. It was clearly the result of everyone working together as one institution, committed to preparing … Read more…

New MAC (MAP Advisory Committee)!

The Purpose of the MAP Advisory Committee is to dictate how our current MAP (Mentoring and Advising Program) is run and maintained. This committee will meet four (4) times per year, to discuss and address the following:- 1) How effective the Lead Advisors are in their role, and what can be improved on/changed/added or eliminated. 2) Value … Read more…

New THREADS Committee!

The THREADS Committee is another committee that works to improve both the Foundation and Clinical Curriculum by ensuring that five pillars (threads) are incorporated into our Curriculum. These five(5) threads are as follows: Behavioral Health Evidence based Medicine Social Sciences Medical Ethics QHD – Quality Health Delivery This Committee is an official program under the CCSC, and the directors of … Read more…

Advocates for Clerkship Enhancement (ACE)

The ACE Committee stands for Advocates for Clerkship Enhancement and it is an exciting new committee that will  become active for the Academic year beginning in June 2017. The ACE Committee is a MSE-Appointed student-led committee charged with the responsibility of improving core clerkship experiences by way of ensuring there is an effective and transparent means of communication … Read more…

ISA 2.0 – Update

Thank you to all those who started the Independent Student Analysis today! Unfortunately, there were national issues with the survey platform that coincided with the ISA launch today. We know there were a number of students who had trouble accessing or completing the survey. We appreciate your patience and your participation in this important student initiative. … Read more…