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The M1/PA1 Teacher of the Year award is awarded annually to a faculty member chosen by the first year medical/physician assistant class. This year, the four faculty nominees were Darren Hoffmann, Marc Pizzimenti, Justin Sipla and Nathan Swailes. Justin Sipla was chosen as the winner of the award...
Cora Claypool W.R. Ingram Award for Superior Achievement in Functional Neuroanatomy This award is presented annually in recognition of outstanding performance by a student in the Functional Neuroanatomy Course. Dr. Walter R. Ingram served as Head of the Department of Anatomy from 1940-1966 and was...
Peterson (Kariuki) Maina (left) successfully passed his Ph.D. examination on Friday, April 14, 2017 in the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology. His thesis title was "Novel Oncogenic Roles and Regulations of Histone Demethylase PHF8 in Prostate Cancer". Members of his thesis committee were chair...
Tina Tootle was recognized for her Diversity Catalyst Award at the annual Faculty Awards Banquet held in March 2017. Congratulations Tina!
Darren Hoffmann was recognized for his CCOM Collegiate Teaching Award at the annual Faculty Awards Banquet held in March 2017. Congratulations Darren!
On December 20th, 2016, the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology held its annual Years of Service Recognition Ceremony, honoring faculty and staff who have reached a landmark year in their service to the Department and University. This year’s honorees were as follows: 5 years Zehua Feng Hank Qi...
The University of Iowa, Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Deeded Body Program, held its annual memorial service for those individuals whose bodies we utilized for educational and research purposes at the UI during the past year, at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, September 23, 2016 at Parkview Church, Iowa City, Iowa.
Due to the inclement weather the Deeded Body Annual Memorial Service has been moved to Parkview Church located at 15 Foster Road, Iowa City, Iowa 52245.
Thomas Lynch successfully passed his Ph.D. examination on Monday, July 18, 2016, in the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology. His thesis title was "Adult Stem Cells in the Trachea and Tracheal Submucosal Glands".
Summary of reflections and memories by Dr. Paul Heidger, Professor Emeritus, Anatomy and Cell Biology, of Dr. Tung-Yang Wing, on presenting the Award named in Dr. Wing’s honor to Dr. Zhao Sun, for Superior Achievement in Anatomy Graduate Education.