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Monday, June 27, 2016 The Lantern Award is a recognition award given to emergency departments that exemplify exceptional practice and innovative performance in the core areas of leadership, practice, education, advocacy, and research. The award is a visible symbol of an emergency department’s...
Friday, June 24, 2016 Dr. Jon Van Heukelom has won the 2016 National Emergency Medicine Junior Faculty Teaching Award! Jon will be recognized during the ACEP 2016 meeting. In addition to receiving a plaque, his name will be published in ACEP Now and on ACEP's faculty development web page. Great job...
Thursday, June 23, 2016 University of Iowa senior Kyle Losik rumbled atop an all-terrain vehicle Wednesday over grassy fields with mountain vistas. Impossible near downtown Iowa City? Not with a new virtual-reality simulator UI scientists created to find solutions to pervasive problems: how and why...
Friday, June 03, 2016 Congratulations to Nick Mohr, a 2015-2016 graduate of the Executive Leadership Academy. The University of Iowa Health Care designed ELA as a comprehensive program that addresses core characteristics and skills needed to lead effectively in an academic health care environment.
Friday, May 20, 2016 Welcome Dr.Tameem Shoukih! The Department of Emergency Medicine welcomes Tameem Shoukih, MD to our academic faculty. Dr. Shoukih had been practicing at the Sheikh Khalifa Medical Center in Abu Dhabi and also at Blank Children's Hospital in Des Moines prior to his arrival in...
Monday, May 16, 2016 Congratulations to Dr. Harland and Dr. McGehee for their publication in the June issue of the Journal of Safety Research! Using event-triggered naturalistic data to examine the prevalence of teen driver distractions in rear-end crashes.
Wednesday, May 11, 2016 The 2016 GME Leadership Symposium, held on April 29 in the Kinnick Stadium Pressbox, recognized the following UI Health Care faculty and staff for their contributions in educating and supporting the next generation of physicians. Excellence in Clinical Coaching The residency...
Monday, May 02, 2016 A special congratulations to Shannon Findlay for her paper in this month's Annals of Emergency Medicine. Nice work, Shannon! http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27130802
Thursday, April 28, 2016 Dr. Andrew Nugent, Chair and DEO of Emergency Medicine has recently been elected as Secretary-Treasurer of the Association of Academic Chairs of Emergency Medicine.