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Mini Medical School: A glimpse into medicine and science

Enrolling in Mini Medical School will give you the opportunity to:

  • Learn from the University of Iowa’s world-class experts
  • Participate in hands-on learning activities
  • Hear about leading-edge research and new medical therapies
  • Engage in discussion with others with a shared interest in the health sciences
Mini-Medical School

February 23, 2023 | Waterfront Convention Center, Bettendorf

On the brink of more effective cancer treatments: Combatting cancer with vitamin C

Physician scientists at the University of Iowa Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center are on the brink of delivering a more effective treatment for the deadliest cancers. From the lab bench to the patient’s bedside, the team is testing the effectiveness of adding high-dose intravenous (IV) vitamin C to standard cancer treatments for three of the deadliest cancers affecting Americans.

Hear from Drs. Bryan Allen and Joseph Cullen about how the University of Iowa has pioneered research through scientific discovery and multiple cancer clinical trials to take this new cancer treatment from the lab to the clinic and what this means for Iowans.

April 11, 2023 | Thompson Auditorium, Unity Point Des Moines

Women's health is everyone's health

Donna Santillan, PhD, and Mark Santillan, MD, PhD

More details coming soon!