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Welsh named a finalist for for Sanford Lorraine Cross Award.
Previously, I wrote to tell you about the University of Iowa’s response to Executive Order 13950, which required a review of employee training programs. I’m pleased to inform you that UI Health Care’s review is now complete, and all our own DEI-related trainings and programming remain unchanged and have fully resumed.
Since the University of Iowa’s response to Executive Order 13950 was published last Friday, we have been in many discussions with our students, faculty, and staff. We’d like to clarify a few things about the impact this order is having on University of Iowa Health Care’s diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts.
Antibiotics may be a good choice for some, but not all, patients with appendicitis, according to results from the Comparing Outcomes of antibiotic Drugs and Appendectomy (CODA) Trial reported today in the New England Journal of Medicine.
Researchers from the University of Iowa have discovered a safe new way to manage blood sugar non-invasively.
Rainbo Hultman, PhD , assistant professor of molecular physiology and biophysics in the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, is one of 53 early-career scientists from across the nation to receive an NIH Director’s New Innovator Award. Hultman, who joined the UI faculty in 2019 when she...
A new study of approximately 80,000 patients shows that people with Parkinson’s disease (PD) have a 30% higher risk of dying from COVID-19 than people without the neurodegenerative condition.
More than 150 University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine students showed up at the Francis X. Cretzmeyer Track Sept. 20, for the third annual Carver Black and Gold Mile Run.
Join us for Skorton’s virtual presentation, “Celebrating 150 Years of Excellence Amid a Changing World—And Imagining What Comes Next” on Sept. 21 at noon. Registration for the event is required.
A workplace that is truly diverse, equitable, and inclusive requires a change in culture. As part of this effort, leaders established a Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Task Force. Task force members are charged with implementing meaningful strategies that will make a measurable difference for all marginalized faculty, staff, and trainees, including Black, Indigenous, and people of color at UI Health Care.