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We are looking forward to your visit with us. You will really enjoy learning more about our Indiana University Emergency Medicine Residency and the city of Indianapolis during your interview!! Please follow the link to the right for more information about this city of Indianapolis.

Here you will find all you need to know in order to make your interview experience easy and enjoyable. If you cannot find the information you need here, please contact us:

Kristen Foland
Residency Coordinator
(317) 962-5975
Sally Winkle
Assistant Residency Coordinator
(317) 962-3525


  • A Resident host will contact you in advance (be sure your cell/e-mail contact is current).
  • Casual dinner at a resident's residence.  You may arrange transportation with Resident host in advance.
  • Journal Club replaces this on Nov 14th and Dec 12th.


  • On Wednesday mornings you are welcome to come to our didactic series from 7-9AM in the IUEM Conference Center.
  • If staying at the designated hotel, please use their shuttle service.  If traveling from another location, park in IU Health Methodist Hospital Garage 1.  Bring your ticket to the interview session for validation.


Time Event Location

  (Wednesdays only)

Grand Rounds (optional)

Visit "Calendar" on our home page

(except if you attend conference as above)

Start of day
Limited breakfast provided
(Juice, coffee, breakfast bars)

EM office AG012


Program Overview with Program Dir.

EM office AG012



  • Kevin Rodgers, MD
  • Heather Flemming, MD
    or Katie Pettit, MD
  • 1 Chief Resident

EM Office AG012


Methodist ED/ICU Tour

Methodist Hospital



EM Office AG012


Wishard/Sim Center Tour

Fairbanks Hall/Wishard Hospital


Wrap up and approximate conclusion of official interview day


If you will be coming by air you will experience one of the nation's highest rated airports. This award winning airport is easy to navigate both inside and out and is one of the newest and nicest airports in the country. It is a 15 minute drive, limo, or taxi from downtown.

If you are flying and need transportation from the airport to the hotel and back to the airport, you may call:

GO Green shuttle
$10 each way
frequent airport pickups
Advanced arrangements (strongly encouraged) will save you waiting time at the airport.

For Taxi's there is a $15 minimum charge for all fares from the airport, regardless of distance.


If you will be traveling by car, you will find that Indianapolis is easliy accessible from all areas of the midwest. Connected by I-65 to Chicago 3 hours to the north and Louisville 2 hours to the south. To the East, Indianapolis is connected to several cities in Ohio: Cincinnati via I-74, and Dayton and Columbus via I-70.

*Of note - If your travels will take you through Louisville, a little extra time or planning may be necessary as the I-64 bridge is closed and traffic is all being diverted to I-65 and I-265


Hotel arrangements, if needed, have been made at:

Sheraton Indianapolis City Centre
31 West Ohio Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204
(317) 635-2000

The Sheraton is offering a special package for our candidates.
Your cost, $109.00, will include: 

  • high speed internet access
  • hotel garage parking
  • 24 hour access to the  Sheraton Club Lounge offering breakfast/evening hors d’ oeuvres/snacks/beverages
  • transportation to/from Methodist Hospital--the interview location. 

Please call Sally or Kristen if you are interested in taking advantage of this package,  317.962.3525/5975.

*If you are unable to get to Indianapolis as planned, please call the hotel at (317) 635-2000 to cancel your reservation.

The hotel has a shuttle from the Sheraton to the hospital in the mornings and back to the hotel in the afternoon. If you wish to take the shuttle let them know the night before and that you need to be at Methodist by 8:30 a.m. The shuttle is free and we encourage you to use this complimentary service.

For the Emergency Medicine Combined Residency Applicants
(please check your invite materials for confirmation or updates to this information)
at the time of this update, you will be staying at the:

Omni Severin Hotel in Indianapolis
 40 West Jackson Place
Indianapolis, IN 46225
(317) 634-6664


Methodist Internal Map

If driving you will park in Garage 1 of Methodist Hospital.

  1. Go to the 1st floor and follow the signs to the main hospital (left in a glass enclosed walkway).
  2. When you enter the hospital lobby, continue straight ahead. After the main entrance, you will see a set of elevators on your right.  Take these elevators to the ground (G) floor. 
  3. Go back towards the front of the hospital (from the way you came to the elevators)
  4. You will walk from white tile through double doors onto hardwood. Then take the first right onto darker hardwood.
  5. Follow this hallway back to the IUEM Residency Office and Conference Center.

If arriving by taxi, you can be dropped off at 1601 N Sentate address which is the Emergency Department Parking Lot.

  1. Go into the "Walkway to Hospital" entrance (Grey awning to the left of the red Emergency entrance)
  2. Walk down the long hallway. At the end of the hallway jog left then immediately right. 
  3. Once past the elevators walk left through closed double doors onto the wood grain floor
  4. Take a left
  5. You will walk from white tile through double doors onto hardwood. Then take the first right onto darker hardwood.
  6. Follow this hallway back to the IUEM Residency Office and Conference Center.

You will arrive and depart from IUH Methodist Hospital but here are training hospitals for reference.

IU Health Methodist Hospital
1701 N Senate Blvd
Indianapolis, IN 46202

Sydney & Lois Eskenazi Hospital
720 Eskenazi Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46202

Riley Hospital for Children @ IU Health
705 Riley Hospital Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46202

University Hospital - IU Health
550 University Blvd
Indianapolis, IN 46202

1701 N. Senate Blvd, B401 | Indianapolis, IN 46202 | (317) 962-5975