Carver College of Medicine
By: Joe Brennan | 2015.03.25 | 04:21 pm
Iowa Board of Regents President Bruce Rastetter said today, Wednesday, March 25, that he and President Pro Tem Katie Mulholland will recommend that the regents name Jean Robillard to serve as interim president of the University of Iowa.
Students present 'senior projects' during a visit by Kim Reynolds
By: Gary Galluzzo | 2015.03.25 | 02:46 pm
A device that helps surgeons to remove sutures more efficiently during eye surgery was one of five presentations given March 25 by students in the University of Iowa College of Engineering Biomedical Engineering Senior Design program.
External Media | 2015.03.23 | 12:15 pm
A new study from lead investigator Jennifer Robinson, an epidemiologist in the College of Public Health, shows that a cholesterol drug may also be able to reduce heart attacks and strokes.
UI Carver College of Medicine graduates learn where they're going for residency
By: Molly Rossiter and Tim Schoon | 2015.03.23 | 11:35 am
Friday was Match Day—the day when more medical school graduates around the world learned where they would be doing their residencies. The University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine has 154 medical students graduating this year.
By: Kris Yows | 2015.03.23 | 11:29 am
Four University of Iowa faculty members have won the 2015 President and Provost Award for Teaching Excellence. The recipients are Cinda Coggins-Mosher, Sara Sanders, and Kate Cowles, all in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, and Marcy Rosenbaum in the Carver College of Medicine.
This year highlights melanoma research and treatment
By: Mitch Overton | 2015.03.12 | 04:28 pm
The latest annual report on cancer in Iowa estimates 16,900 new cancers will be diagnosed among Iowa residents in 2015. In addition, an estimated 6,400 Iowans will die from cancer, according to the “Cancer in Iowa: 2015” report released Friday, March 13, by the State Health Registry of Iowa, based in the University of Iowa College of Public Health.
Roundup of UI activities, research, public engagement, and campus life
By: Office of Strategic Communication | 2015.03.12 | 11:00 am
"Iowa Now Minute" is a 60-second roundup highlighting recent UI activities, research, public engagement, and campus life. Look for a new video every Thursday.
Lifelong yearning to help people continues through lab research, volunteerism
By: Kirk Murray and Brittany Borghi | 2015.03.11 | 04:14 pm
When Grant Young came to the University of Iowa four years ago, it was an easy choice to major in biochemistry and pre-med. His urge to volunteer kicked in, leading to work in the Burn Treatment Center and as a research assistant studying the genetic mutations that cause muscular dystrophy.
Board approves multiple projects and initiatives
By: Office of Strategic Communication | 2015.03.11 | 04:14 pm
Following are highlights from the Iowa Board of Regents Wednesday, March 11, meeting on the University of Iowa campus.