22580-Russell, Frances

Frances M. Russell, MD

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

Indianapolis, IN
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Frances Russell, originally from Connecticut, obtained her Bachelor of Science degree from Iona College in New York where she ran Division I Track and Cross County.  She then received her medical degree from the University of Wisconsin and finished EM residency at the University of Connecticut.

After residency she travelled to Chicago for an Emergency Ultrasound Fellowship at Cook County Hospital. Frances joined the EM faculty here at IU in 2013. She previously served as the Ultrasound Division Chief and Fellowship director. Frances currently serves as a co-director for the Educational Ultrasound Initiative for IU School of Medicine.

Her medical interests include ultrasound education and research. She spends a majority of her free time enjoying the company of her husband Brent, children Caleb and Elle, and dog Bernie.

Titles & Appointments

  • Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
  • Division Chief
  • Education
    2013 FEL Fellowship, Emergency Ultrasound, John H. Stroger, Jr, Hospital of Cook County
    2013 RES Residency, Emergency Medicine, University of Connecticut
    2009 MD University of Wisconsin-Madison
    2005 BS Iona College
  • Professional Organizations
    American College of Emergency Physicians
    Society for Academic Emergency Medicine
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Emergency Medicine - Emergency Medicine
  • Awards
    Desc: Trustee Teaching Award
    Scope: University
    Date: 2021-05-01

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