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Three-Week Mini Medical School Series in Iowa City

Tuesday, April 18 at 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm → more dates through Tuesday, May 2

Tuesday, April 25 at 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Tuesday, May 2 at 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Medical Education Research Facility
375 Newton Road, Iowa City, Iowa

UI Carver College of Medicine Mini Medical School presents:
Breakthroughs in Medicine at Iowa: The Science of Sports

Tuesdays, April 18 and 25; May 2, 2017

Sports medicine isn’t just treating athletes. It’s a growing field with exciting research that’s helping everyday people of all ages optimize their exercise, heal injuries, increase mobility, and prevent future impairment. In this three-week Mini Medical School series, UI Carver College of Medicine faculty will explore the science of exercise and touch on a wide array of topics including concussion, orthopedics, emergency medicine, and optimum nutrition. Join us for three nights of thought-provoking discussions about cutting-edge studies and treatments that are helping us live our best lives.

REGISTER ONLINE: BUY TICKETS
Or by phone: 877-MED-IOWA
$20 per person covers all 3 weeks of tuition, materials, parking and refreshments. Space is limited, registrations will be taken on a first come-first served basis.

Mini Medical School is for anyone—you don't need a science or medical background to participate. Mini Medical School is designed for the adult learner or anyone ages 15 years and older who is curious about current issues in medicine and science. We encourage you to invite friends, family, students, educators, colleagues, and retirees to join you at this special program!

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Mini Medical School in advance at mini-med@uiowa.edu or 319-335-8886.