Neuropathologist with the Largest Referral Base in Indiana

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Charlie Smith
Senior Physician Recruiter
phone: (463) 230-1034

IU Health Physicians
350 W 11th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202
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Preferred Specialty:
Pathology, Neuropathology

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Indiana University School of Medicine (IUSOM) in conjunction with IU Health Physicians, is seeking a neuropathologist with strong diagnostic skills to join our team.  This individual will be based at the IU Health Central Pathology Laboratory (IUHPL).  The neuropathology division is part of robust, subspecialized anatomic pathology group of greater than 50 pathologists with a plan for expansion.    This division serves 10 hospitals within the IU Health network, Eskenazi Health and Roudebush VA Medical Center resulting in an excellent case mix.  Pediatric neuropathology is associated with Riley Children's Health, the only comprehensive pediatric hospital in the state with an active neurosurgery service.  This division supports comprehensive neuropathology fellowship training program for up to 2 fellows per year.   The division also supports the academic and research missions of the IUSOM which includes the Stark Neuroscience Center, Indiana Alzheimer's Disease Center and IU Health Neuroscience Center. 


  • Deliver professional diagnostic services within neuropathology
  • Provide on-call coverage and conference support with department faculty members
  • Actively participate in educational activities with medical students, residents, and fellows, including 1-2 neuropathology 
  • Broad range of specimens: robust adult and pediatric neuropathology, muscle and nerve biopsies, ophthalmic and autopsy pathology

IUHPL and Department Highlights:

  • The department is in a growth phase, backed by institutional financial support
  • IUHPL is located in a 150,000 square foot dedicated central laboratory building
  • Environment that provides the ability to collaborate with a diverse cadre of subspecialized pathologists
  • Processed over 115,000 cases through central histology laboratory in 2022
  • Stable environment with excellent retention practices and professional growth opportunities
  • Strong support for translational research and clinical research activities
  • Please call for compensation


  • Fellowship trained in neuropathology, Board Certified with 3 years of experience
  • Eligible for licensure in the state of IN
  • MD, DO or equivalent education 

Community Description

Indianapolis, Indiana, the 17th largest U.S. city, is a sophisticated city blending charm and culture with a wonderful balance of business and leisure.  Residents of this dynamic city enjoy:

  • Leading educational system and top-ranked universities, paired with a diverse population
  • Vibrant downtown offering arts, theaters, world-class museums, zoo, concerts and memorials
  • Named to U.S. News & World Report's 2023-2024 list of the best places to live in the United States
  • Top ranked international airport: "Best Airport in North America" eleven consecutive years
  • Ranked by Niche in 2023 as one of the most diverse counties in America, as well as one of the best cities to live in and buy a house in the country
  • Lively nightlife, local wineries, retail, and cuisine with local flavors
  • Historic neighborhoods with surrounding cultural districts and low cost of living
  • Eagle Creek and the suburbs of Westfield and Fishers have been named to Money Magazine's list of the Best Places to Live in America
  • Collegiate and professional sports, golfing, boating and unique parks
  • Home of the Colts (NFL), Fever (WNBA), Pacers (NBA), Indians (MiLB), Indianapolis 500 (IndyCar), Indy Eleven (NASL), NCAA and USTA Midwest
  • Nation's largest half marathon (OneAmerica Mini-Marathon) and national biking awards
  • Close proximity to Chicago, St. Louis, Louisville, and Cincinnati

Client Description

Rewarding Physician and Advanced Provider employment opportunities await with Indiana University Health Physicians.

IU Health Physicians group, which employs over 2,200 physicians and advanced providers at more than 175 locations across the state (including 16 hospitals), is one of the fastest-growing, comprehensive, multi-specialty practice groups in Indiana. IUHP also serves as the faculty practice plan of the IUSM and brings together IUSM faculty physicians, IU Health affiliated physicians and private practice physicians to give highly skilled doctors access to innovative treatments using the latest research and technology. 

A unique partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine provides patients with the most innovative treatments and latest technologies offering more treatment options than anywhere in the state. IU School of Medicine also creates unique research and teaching opportunities vital to medical advancement.

At IU Health, we are committed to advancing a culture where all people can come together while we work to equitably improve the health of all Hoosiers. Working together, our health system fosters an environment in which differences are respected and valued. With a bold approach to diversity and inclusion, we are the place where many voices and perspectives come together to improve the health of our communities today and in the future.

About IU Health Physicians:

  • Comprehensive primary and specialty physician network, which provides access to extensive clinical expertise
  • Physician-led and physician-managed practice group which is dedicated to high-quality, patient-focused care comprised of more than 25 physician practice groups
  • Over 2,200 board certified and board-eligible physicians, over 650 advanced providers at more than 175 locations across the state
  • National leader in quality, through maintaining the highest clinical standards and commitment to rigorous quality initiatives

Indiana University Health National Recognition

  • Ranked #1 in Indiana by U.S. News & World Report
  • Riley Hospital for Children is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report, and is the only nationally ranked children’s hospital in Indiana
  • Preferred by consumers and referring physicians as the best health system overall in Indiana
  • One of the largest employers in Indiana with over 38,000 team members, and named one of the Best Employers by State by Forbes in 2022

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at IU Health. IU Health does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, national origin, gender identity and/or expression, marital status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Indiana University Health, Indiana University Health Physicians and Indiana University School of Medicine are EOE/AA Employers, M/F/D.

Healthcare System/Hospital Description

The IU Health Pathology Laboratory resides in a 150,000-square-foot dedicated central laboratory building in downtown Indianapolis with first-class facilities. The lab processes over 100,000 cases per year, and houses an electron microscopy laboratory, eight full-time certified pathologists’ assistants, twenty residents and eleven different fellowships. IU Health pathologists are engaged in promoting innovation and excellence in the education of medical students, residents, and fellows, with strong support for research in an environment that provides the ability to collaborate with a diverse cadre of subspecialized pathologists.