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University of Iowa Health Care faculty, staff, and students are welcome to attend an investiture ceremony celebrating the appointment of two endowed professorships in the UI Carver College of Medicine: Yutaka Sato, MD, PhD, FACR, to the E.A. Franken Jr. Professorship in Pediatric Radiology Richard...
Nestled in the basement of the Eckstein Medical Research Building is a high-tech lab, full of the latest in virtual reality simulators and gait analysis.
The University of Iowa is often regarded as “the Writing University” because of its world-renowned Iowa Writers’ Workshop, but an appreciation and commitment to great writing is evident across the entire UI campus—including the Carver College of Medicine. The college’s Writing and Humanities...
University of Iowa pain researchers are part of a major national initiative that aims to improve treatments for chronic pain, curb the rates of opioid use disorder and overdose, and achieve long-term recovery from opioid addiction. Read more on The Loop
We are pleased to announce Ruth Chimenti, PT, PhD, will be joining the Department of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Science faculty May 2019 as an Assistant Professor. She received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri and Ph.D. degree in Health...
Our graduating DPT students have presented their final case reports to a live audience for years as their final task before graduation. Now these informative case reports are available in written format as well to anyone with internet access from around the world. Cases from the Class of 2017 have...
Our DPT educational program culminates in a final case presentation prior to graduation. Students develop a clinical question related to one of the patients they observe on one of their clinical rotations, critically review the relevant literature to either guide their practice and/or make...
Daniel L. Riddle, PT, PhD, FAPTA, Otto D. Payton Professor of Physical Therapy from Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia, was back on campus and provided a presentation to our academic community in medicine. Dr. Riddle received his Certificate in Physical Therapy from the...
Lorimer Moseley, PT, PhD, FACP, Chair of Physiotherapy at the University of South Australia provided a talk to faculty, clinicians and students on the University of Iowa campus October 10th. His talk "Harvesting the Experiment-Experience-Experiment Loop: the Fun and Games of Clinical Pain Science"...
Richard Shields, PT, PhD, FAPTA, delivered a powerful and provocative message as part of the 48th Mary McMillan Lecture “Turning Over the Hourglass” at the June 2017 American Physical Therapy Association’s NEXT Conference in Boston. Receiving the Mary McMillan Lecture is the most distinguished...