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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.

$232.2 Million

External funding for FY2019


Ranking in NIH Funding for FY2018


Overall ranking by the 2021 U.S. News & World Report


Meghan Connett, MD, clinical assistant professor in family medicine, is the recipient of this year’s individual Culturally Responsive Health Care Award.
Congrats to Michihiko Goto, MD, on receiving a five-year, $731,346 K08 grant to continue his work on antimicrobial stewardship. The study will aid in the development of a more adaptive “smart antibiogram.”
Research on faulty genetic material by University of Iowa (UI) Carver College of Medicine professor Christopher Ahern recently was licensed by Tevard Biosciences, a company that is seeking to treat certain forms of epilepsy.


Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Rajat Singh, MD

Monday, January 25, 2021, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Rajat Singh, MD Associate Professor, Department of Medicine Associate Professor, Department of Developmental & Molecular Biology  Albert Einstein College of Medicine  Title: "Our adventures with timed-feeding and lipid sensing"

Microbiology and Immunology Zoom Seminar: Dr. Rich Roller, Ph.D.

Tuesday, January 26, 2021, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Contact Kerry Jones (kerry-jones@uiowa.edu) for the Zoom meeting link information.  HSV assembly in the second golden age of herpesvirus genetics Rich Roller, PhD Professor of Microbiology and Immunology  University of Iowa  

Anatomy & Cell Biology Seminar

Wednesday, January 27, 2021, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Anatomy and Cell Biology Departmental Seminar Darren Hoffmann, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Anatomy and Cell Biology, presenting “A Qualitative Study of the Impacts of Massage Learning on Medical Students’ Physical Exam and Patient Interaction Skills” / Martine Dunnwald, Ph.D., Research Associate Professor, Anatomy and Cell Biology, presenting “Arhgap29 in Craniofacial Development and Tissue Repair”