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The Indiana University School of Medicine Graduate Division exists to support and oversee the graduate programs of the School, and to serve our graduate students, postdocs, faculty and staff.  The Graduate Division team is available for all of our stakeholders, regardless of program or role.  Our purpose is to serve and support our trainees and their champions by investing in their development, while building a foundation for the future.

Graduate Division Faculty and Staff

Randy Brutkiewicz, PhD
Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies
Professor of Microbiology and Immunology

Em Collins
Communication and Content Specialist

Lauren Easterling
Director, Trainee Services

Maureen Harrington, PhD
Co-Director, Medical Scientist Training Program
Associate Dean for Medical Student Education, Foundational Sciences
Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Brittney Hieser
Administrative Assistant

Tara Hobson-Prater
Director, Graduate Programs and Student Success

Patricia Holt
Director, Fiscal Affairs and Human Resources

Lindsey Jackson
Data Management Specialist

Raghu Mirmira, MD, PhD
Director, Medical Scientist Training Program
Director, Herman B Wells Center for Pediatric Research
Eli Lilly and Company Professor of Pediatric Diabetes
Professor of Pediatrics
Professor of Medicine

Janice Receveur
Administrator, Medical Scientist Training Program

Tricia Wright, PhD
Director, Office of Postdoctoral Affairs

Brandy Wood
Assistant Director, IBMG Program for PhD Study

Contact Information

IU School of Medicine Graduate Division
635 N. Barnhill Drive
VanNuys Medical Science Building MS 207
Indianapolis, IN 46202

Phone Numbers
317-274-3441 (office)
317-278-5241 (fax)

Email Addresses

  • progression related items (for all certificates, masters, and 2nd year and beyond PhD)
  • course changes and scheduling requests
  • course permissions
  • contract/fee remission questions and comments
  • commencement information
  • policies/procedures questions

  • prospective PhD student inquiries (or multiple program inquiries)
  • items related to the IBMG Program for PhD Study (questions, concerns, 1st year PhD forms, etc.)

  • prospective MD/PhD student inquiries
  • items related to the MSTP (MD/PhD program)

  • prospective postdoc inquiries
  • items related to the Postdoc Office



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