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Eighteen of UI Health Care’s nursing specialists appear on the 2018 list of 100 Great Iowa Nurses , selected from across the state. One of honorees is Jan Hartwig, BSN, nursing coordinator for the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology's Center for Advanced Reproductive Care. Hartwig is partly...
These twins were Hawkeyes before they were even born. They have spent a majority of their college careers working in the same lab at UI Hospitals and Clinics where their parents’ in-vitro fertilization process took place.
Jennifer Niebyl, MD, has just retired after 50 years in active obstetrical practice. She is recognized as a national leader in obstetrics . Niebyl served as chair and DEO of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology for more than 21 years. She was only the fourth woman in the country to chair a...
Andrea Greiner, MD , has been promoted to interim division director and fellowship director of the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine. Greiner has clinical expertise as a prenatal diagnostician and is an expert in both inpatient and outpatient perinatal care. She completed her undergraduate...
Stephen Hunter, MD, PhD , has been promoted to the position of vice chairman for Obstetrics. Hunter completed his undergraduate and medical training at the University of Utah and undertook his post-doctoral training as a resident in obstetrics and gynecology at University of Iowa Hospitals and...
A new room at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics will help parents who lose a baby at birth. It's thanks to an Eastern Iowa couple who suffered the same tragic loss.
Akshaya Warrier was named University of Iowa’s Student Employee of the Year in the Science, Health & Engineering category. Warrier started working as a research assistant in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology under the mentorship of Ric Devor, PhD , when she was a freshman. “Akshaya...
On Match Day 2018 , the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology welcomed five new residents to the program . The new class of residents will begin their training in June 2018. Mildrede Bonglack, MD University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH Danielle Ikoma, MD University of...
Researchers may be one step closer to identifying women at risk of preeclampsia–a pregnancy complication characterized by high blood pressure that can cause a number of complications, including problems with kidneys and other organs. While there is promising research , we cannot reliably predict...
University of Iowa Health Care was named to Becker’s Hospital Review annual list of 100 hospitals or health systems with great women’s health programs for the fifth year in a row. The list recognizes hospitals that offer award winning care to women in a variety of specialties, including gynecology...