FOEDRC Member Dr. Kamal Rahmouni Receives Award for Excellence in Hypertension Research from the International Society of Hypertension

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...

Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center Announces New Grant Recipients (September 2016)

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...

University of Iowa Leadership and the FOEDRC welcome the Fraternal Order of Eagles Board of Trustees to the University of Iowa

On Monday, August 15, the University of Iowa Foundation (UIF) welcomed the Fraternal Order of Eagles (FOE) Board of Directors to the University ofIowa for their annual visit to the FOEDRC. Meetings were held to discuss to impact of the transformative FOE gift and to again express our deepest...

FOEDRC Member Justin Grobe Publishes Work Linking Blood Pressure Regulation with Metabolism and Obesity

FOEDRC Member Dr. Justin Grobe New recently published research findings explaining how a hormone system involved in high blood pressure and cardiovascular disease can also lower metabolism and promote obesity.

The renin-angiotensin system (RAS) controls blood pressure and is important...