Researchers identify link between alternative gene splicing and risk of alcohol use disorder
Researchers at Indiana University School of Medicine have discovered alternative gene splicing, which occurs during gene expression, can impact a person’s risk of alcohol use disorder (AUD).
IU School of Medicine | May 30, 2023
Julia Vaizer, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Dr. Julia Vaizer is the medical director for INDYCAR and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
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Alexander B. Niculescu, MD, PhD
Professor of Psychiatry
Dr. Niculescu's research has led to the development of a blood test for several mental health concerns.
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Women in Medicine
Women physicians lead the field in Motorsports Medicine
Motorsports Medicine pioneer Julia Vaizer, MD, is the first female medical director for INDYCAR and IMS. The women-led medical team at the track also includes Angela Fiege, MD, associate medical director, and Motorsports Medicine fellow Melissa McCarthy, MD.
Laura Gates | May 16, 2023
2022 Year in Review
From the excitement of the groundbreaking on our new Medical Education and Research Building, to the renewed sense of togetherness as we returned to in-person events like Match Day and graduation, we're looking back on all we've accomplished in 2022.