News

Dr. François Abboud has received a 5-year renewal of the T-32 training grant from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute that funds the Abboud Cardiovascular Institutional Research Fellowship.
The Abboud Cardiovascular Research Center would like to congratulate Dr. Yanhui Zhang (Dr. Rajan Sah’s lab) for a receiving an American Heart Association Midwest Winter 2016 Postdoctoral Fellowship.
Save the date for an ACRC Spring Social
The University of Iowa and Abboud Cardiovascular Research Center Participants at the 2016 Experimental Biology Annual Sessions
The 2016 ACRC Travel Award presentations were held on Monday, April 25th. Thank you to everyone who participated and congratulations to our winners!
Joseph Hill, current editor-in-chief of the American Heart Association's publication Circulation, has selected Dr. François M. Abboud to serve as senior advisory editor of the publication.
The 3rd Annual Cardiovascular Research Center Symposium was held on October 2, 2015 on the campus of the UI Carver College of Medicine.
The American Heart Association (AHA) has selected Justin Grobe, PhD, assistant professor of pharmacology, as the recipient of the 2015 Harry Goldblatt New Investigator Award. Grobe will be recognized during the AHA’s Hypertension Scientific Sessions.
On March 4, 2015, Kanu Chatterjee, MBBS, a beloved physician, cardiologist, healer, teacher, and charismatic mentor, passed away peacefully in Iowa City, Iowa, after a brief battle with cancer. His passing has created an irretrievable loss for the field of cardiovascular medicine, because he was the essence of a clinician-teacher-investigator.