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We appreciate the generous support of our alumni, parents, students, and friends of the Medical Humanities and Health Studies (MHHS) Program. Your gifts enhance our Program in so many ways, from student aid opportunities to special events to new projects and more. Thank you for being our partner in changing the lives of current and future students.

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IU Indianapolis alumnus honored for his work in the community

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Maureen Lindley, Chad Childers, Luonna Lancaster

Chad Childers, a 2017 graduate of the Medical Humanities and Health Studies program in the School of Liberal Arts, was honored with the Flanner Buchanan Volunteer of the Month Award on Friday, April 19.

After learning about hospice in a sociology course on death and dying during his sophomore year, he began serving as a patient visitor volunteer at Kindred Hospice. Childers’ commitment to voluntary service as a student earned him a William H. Plater Medallion, an exclusive award that honors graduates who have excelled in their commitment to the community.
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Locally or nationally, you can stay engaged with MHHS in these ways:

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  • Be a guest speaker
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  • Got a project idea? Let us know!

Know alumni who are doing great work and/or service in their career? Nominate them for an Alumni Award.

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