IU School of Medicine



This course is designed for 4th year students interested in a career in combined internal medicine-pediatrics, or

Elective Details:

Primary Contact for Add/Drops: Michael J. Wilson, MD, PhD (mwilson9@iuhealth.org)

Director: Michael J Wilson, M.D., Ph.D.

Campus: Indianapolis

Location: Eskenazi Health Center North Arlington (Indianapolis), Southwest Health Center (Indianapolis), IU Health Avon Outpatient Clinic (Avon)

Other Faculty: Dr. Cindy Reed, Dr. Daniel Pino, Dr. Jennifer Baenziger, Dr. Noah Kersey, Dr. Meredith Taylor, Dr. Jeff Ihlendorf, Dr. Coby Richeson, Dr. Drew Kepple (All are Med-Peds physicians and IUSM faculty)

Learning Objectives

  • 1) Improve comfort in counseling of outpatient adult and pediatric patents (ISC2)
  • 2) Discuss evaluation and management of common ambulatory presentation of adults and children (PC2)
  • 3) Hone skills in oral presentation of ambulatory adult and pediatric patients (ISC5)
  • 4) Reflect upon different practice types for Med-Peds physicians (i)e), community health vs) metropolitan private practices) and how patient demographics impact delivery of health care to individual patients (PC1)
  • 5) Describe importance of


  • Clinical Performance Evaluation Form; (The course utilizes an Oral Presentation Evaluation Form

Enrollment Information

Prerequisites: 4th year status, IUSM Students only

Availability with Max Students per Month:


Duty Hours: 45

Time Distribution: 90% clinical, 10% library

Elective Type Category: CP - Clinical Practice

Notes and Enrollment Information:

Students may take this rotation only once

Third Year Elective? No

Interprofessional Skills and Service Learning

Interprofessional Collaborative Skills: Yes

Skills Description: The students will work with social workers and nurses.

Service Learning Included: None