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Carver College of Medicine honors outstanding graduates with Distinguished Alumni Awards

The University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine will recognize five exemplary graduates as Distinguished Alumni for their outstanding contributions to the field of medicine. The 2016 Distinguished A...

UI researcher, lab play key roles in study that finds COPD-like symptoms in some current, former smokers without diagnosis

In a finding that could lead to better treatment of smoking-related lung diseases, a group of scientists from institutions across the country – including the University of Iowa – is reporting that abo...

UIRF strikes licensing agreement for regenerating damaged cartilage

The University of Iowa Research Foundation (UIRF) recently optioned technology for regeneration of damaged cartilage to CartilaJoint GenTech, LLC (CartilaJoint). CartilaJoint has also sponsored resear...

Video: UI Carver College of Medicine Commencement 2016

Updated May 16, 2016: A recording of the UI Carver College of Medicine Commencement for the Class of 2016 is available online at IowaNow.

Domann receives Distinguished Scientist Award

Frederick Domann, PhD, professor in the UI Carver College of Medicine, received a Distinguished Scientist Award from the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine (SEBM) at the organization's annu...

Turek awarded research grant from Children's Miracle Network

Children’s Miracle Network has awarded Joseph W. Turek, MD, PhD, a $50,000 research grant. The grant application, entitled “Multi Level Interactions between CaMKII and TRPV 1 Contribute to Aortic Aneu...

Boudreau named Carver Trust Young Investigator

Ryan Boudreau, PhD, UI assistant professor of internal medicine, has received a three-year, $438,657 Young Investigator award from the Roy J. Carver Charitable Trust to investigate regulatory mechanis...

Amon to present Distinguished Biomedical Scholar Lecture

The Carver College of Medicine’s 2015-2016 Distinguished Biomedical Scholars Lecture Series continues Thursday, May 5, with a talk by Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator Angelika Amon, PhD. A...