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We have created an environment that encourages our researchers to discover, inspire, and innovate.

We invite you to explore the opportunities awaiting you as a partner in research excellence. Building on our past and present successes, our research agenda is launching the Carver College of Medicine to bold, new heights.

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Denise Martinez, MD, has been named interim associate vice president for health parity with University of Iowa Health Care.
University of Iowa Health Care faculty, staff, and students are welcome to attend an investiture ceremony honoring four Carver College of Medicine faculty at 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 23, at the Levitt Center for University Advancement.
Sunny skies and warm temperatures helped bring out a record number of University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine students for the fourth annual Carver Black and Gold Mile Run Sept. 12 at the university’s Francis X. Cretzmeyer Track.


Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Matthias Tschöp, MD, PhD

Monday, September 27, 2021, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Matthias Tschöp, MD, PhD Professor of Metabolic Diseases CEO, Helmholtz Zentrum München Technical University of Munich School of Medicine Title: Polyagonists for Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes: Discovery, Mechanisms & Clinical Validation

Biochemistry Workshop

Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar: Dr. Olena Shtanko, PhD

Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Contact Kerry Jones (kerry-jones@uiowa.edu) with questions.  Tunneling nanotubes as an alternate route of Ebola virus dissemination  Olena Shtanko, PhD Staff Scientist, Principal Investigator, Host-Pathogen Interactions Texas Biomedical Research Institute