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Steven Varga, PhD, professor of microbiology and immunology in the UI Carver College of Medicine, has been selected to serve as chair of the Virology B Study Section of the Center for Scientific Review at the National Institutes of Health.
Nolan Ford spent much of his childhood at University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital watching his sister fight cancer. The experience motivated him to pursue a medical career.
Drs. Ferguson and Hock received a prestigious Innovation Grant from the American Medical Association (AMA) as part of the AMA’s Accelerating Change in Medical Education Program.
New research has identified the specific brain cells that control how much sugar you eat and how much you crave sweet tasting food.
The list commemorates some of the more established scientists, rising stars, and lesser-known scientists across many scientific fields.
Until there are effective treatments or vaccines, the COVID-19 pandemic will remain a significant threat to public health and economies around the world. A major hurdle to developing and testing new anti-viral therapies and vaccines for COVID-19 is the lack of good, widely available animal models of the disease.
Marlan Hansen, MD, FACS, has been named chair and departmental executive officer of the Department of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery in the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine. Hansen’s appointment is effective July 1, pending approval from the Board of Regents, State of Iowa.
Stanley Perlman, MD, PhD, physician and professor of microbiology and immunology in the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, has been appointed to the Mark Stinski Chair in Virology.
A message from Brooks Jackson, MD, MBA, University of Iowa Vice President for Medical Affairs & the Tyrone D. Artz Dean, Carver College of Medicine We are deeply saddened by the murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis, another appalling tragedy in a series of too many in which African Americans...
University of Iowa policy requires that all colleges undergo regular reviews at least every seven years. To comply with this policy, the Office of the Provost charged a committee to review the College of Medicine in Spring 2019.