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A study of health care workers at University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics who self-reported significant exposure to COVID-19 found that exposure at home was more likely to result in infection with the disease compared with exposure in the community or at work.
Renata Pereira Alambert, PhD, researches mechanisms to counteract obesity and associated disorders, such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease.
Fifteen University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine faculty members will be honored for their work as scientists, scholars, and educators at a special event April 27.


Anatomy & Cell Biology Seminar

Monday, April 19, 2021, 11:00am to 12:00pm

Anatomy and Cell Biology Departmental Seminar Guest speaker will be Amanda Janesick, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Research Scholar, Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine. Dr. Janesick’s seminar is entitled “Chicken Inner Ear Hair Cell Regeneration at High Temporal and Spatial Resolution”.  Sam Young, Ph.D., Associate Professor is Dr. Janesick’s faculty host.

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Seminar - Matthew Gentry, PhD

Tuesday, April 20, 2021, 10:30am to 11:30am

"Intersection of aberrant brain, lung cancer, & Ewing sarcoma metabolism" Presented by Matthew Gentry, PhD Professor Molecular & Cellular Biochemistry Director, Brain & Epilepsy Alliance for Metabolomics Research University of Kentucky Lexington, KY

4/20 Virtual Biochemistry Workshop: Zach Wehrspan

Tuesday, April 20, 2021, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Zach Wehrspan Biochemistry Graduate Student Dr. Adrian Elcock Labbio Contact abby-t-johnson@uiowa.edu for ZOOM link