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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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University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine student Ben Walker has earned the highest score among his classmates on the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) Step 1 exam.
Butler has been appointed to the Mark Stinski Professorship in Immunology.
University of Iowa (UI) Health Care is seeking applications for a new research pilot grant program that will support research that addresses health disparities within our community and patient populations.


Microbiology and Immunology Seminar: Dr. Eric Dang, PhD

Monday, December 6, 2021, 10:00am to 11:00am

Contact Kerry Jones (kerry-jones@uiowa.edu) with questions.  Mechanisms of host manipulation and cytosolic sensing during pathogenic fungal infection Eric Dang, PhD Postdoctoral Fellow  University of California - San Francisco  

CCOM Spotlight on Current & Future Research - Dec. 6, 2021

Monday, December 6, 2021, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

These quarterly short-talk seminars, hosted by Dr. Brooks Jackson, Vice President for Medical Affairs and Dean of the Carver College of Medicine, will feature a small number of presentations by CCOM investigators invited by Dr. Jackson to share research ideas, discoveries and a discussion of their current work and future plans for realizing their research aims.  ...

Anatomy and Cell Biology Departmental Seminar

Wednesday, December 8, 2021, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

"Role of Presynaptic CaV2 Channels in Regulating Synaptic Vesicle Release"       Speaker, Priyadharishini Veeraraghavan, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Research Scholar (Sam Young Lab) "Fate Mapping Airway Epithelial Progenitors in the Ferret"      Speaker, Xiaoming Liu, Ph.D., Research Assistant Professor, Anatomy and Cell Biology