Family friend's death influenced research pursuit at Iowa
By: Richard C. Lewis | 2015.04.20 | 09:06 am
The impact of a family friend's death from Huntington disease led McKenzie Wallace to later study the disease at the University of Iowa. Wallace jumped into research early in her undergraduate career, and has also branched off into maternal health.
Annual event April 8 celebrates excellence and achievement
By: Sharon Beck | 2015.04.02 | 03:14 pm
Diane Finnerty, Pamela Terrill, and Jo Hendrickson will be honored as outstanding leaders at the annual University of Iowa Celebration of Excellence and Achievement Among Women. The event, which is free and open to the public, will be Wednesday, April 8.
Patrick Brophy talks telemedicine at Iowa City Lunch and Learn event
By: Office of Strategic Communication | 2015.04.02 | 08:40 am
How can we better deliver health care options to rural Iowa? That topic will be the focus of the April 8 Hawkeye Lunch and Learn event in Iowa City, as Patrick Brophy presents “Telemedicine in Iowa: Improving Health Care Delivery.”
Latest rankings from 'U.S. News & World Report' released Tuesday
By: Office of Strategic Communication | 2015.03.10 | 01:58 pm
Twenty-five graduate colleges and programs at the University of Iowa are listed among the 25 best in the nation, according to the latest rankings from U.S. News & World Report. Overall, the UI has 52 graduate colleges and programs ranked by U.S. News, which published the graduate rankings on Tuesday.
Online nurse residency program is first of its kind in the nation
By: Richard C. Lewis | 2015.03.09 | 12:26 pm
The University of Iowa has created an online curriculum to help nurse graduates make a smoother transition into the profession. The online nurse residency program is the first online-only curriculum of its kind offered in the nation, and addresses concerns from registered nurses about moving from the classroom to an often stressful medical setting.