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Rhonda Souvenir and Trevor Fidler both received awards from the American Society of Hematology (ASH) and from the Society for Heart and Vascular Metabolism (SVHM). Rhonda Souvenir, PhD was awarded a $500 ASH Abstract Achievement Award for her abstract titled "The Effects of Optic Atrophy Protein (...
Kathleen Markan who is completing a post-doctoral fellowship in the laboratory of FOEDRC member Dr. Matthew Potthoff was recently awarded a K01 Research Scientist Development Award from the National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK). She will receive $526,191 over 4 years...
The new grant “Diabetic Neuropathy: Function-Structure of Corneal Nerves to Assess Injury-Repair” will start Jan 1, 2017 . Direct costs are $275,000 per yea for 4 years. Currently, there is no treatment for diabetic peripheral neuropathy and the lack of a means for early detection complicates...
Dr. Kamal Rahmouni, Professor in the Department of Pharmacology and member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center received the 2016 ISH Paul Korner Award from the International Society of Hypertension (ISH). The Paul Korner Award was endowed by the High Blood Pressure Research...
The Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center is pleased to welcome three new faculty members to our research team. Brian O’Neill, Yumi Imai, and Sam Stephens all joined the DRC at the end of the summer. Brian O’Neill, MD, PhD is an Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, Division of...
The Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center at The University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine, is pleased to announce the results of its sixth round of pilot and feasibility research grants. These grant awards fund innovative pilot projects by early career investigators who are...