Deeded Body Program Memorial Service 2013
Friday, August 30, 2013
The Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology at the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Deeded
Body Program, held its annual memorial service for those individuals
whose bodies we utilized for educational and research purposes at the UI
during the past year, at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 30, at St. Andrew
Presbyterian Church, 1300 Melrose Ave., Iowa City. The service honors
those whose donated bodies aided in the advancement
of medical education and science at the UI through studies completed
over the past year.
Dr. John Engelhardt, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Anatomy
and Cell Biology at the UI, gave the welcoming and closing remarks. Mary
Kay Kusner, MA, CC Chaplain, Palliative Care Program, University of
Iowa Hospitals and Clinics delivered the eulogy. Five students who
benefited from the donated bodies also participated in the service.