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Abel receives $2.4M NIHgrant to study insulin and heart failure

E. Dale Abel, MD, PhD, in the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center and the Division of Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine, has been awarded a $2.4 million grant from the Nati...

UI researchers find new protein linked to epilepsy

University of Iowa researchers have determined that a protein already being targeted in some cancer patients may also be linked to seizures in epilepsy. Their research further shows that removing or i...

Montminy to present Distinguished Biomedical Scholar Lecture

The Carver College of Medicine’s 2014-2015 Distinguished Biomedical Scholars Lecture Series continues Thursday, March 26, with a talk by Salk Institute for Biological Studies professor, Marc Montminy,...

Graduates learn where they're going next

Medical students graduating from the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine gathered in the atrium of the college’s Medical Education and Research Facility (MERF) this morning, filled with anti...

Culturally Responsive Health Care in Iowa accepting registrants

Registration is now open for Culturally Responsive Health Care in Iowa 2015, a multidisciplinary, interprofessional conference to improve culturally responsive care of an increasingly diverse patient ...

Register for Research Week poster sessions

Registration is open for the 2015 UI Health Sciences Research Week poster sessions. Two separate sessions will be held, with one competition for students and one for postdoctoral fellows and staff. Th...

Open call for 2015 Cover Art Contest submissions

The 2015 UI Carver College of Medicine Cover Art Contest, held in conjunction with Health Sciences Research Week, returns Tuesday, April 21. This year’s contest will feature two categories, “Scientifi...

UI Carver College of Medicine ranked among nation's best

In its 2016 edition of Best Graduate Schools, U.S. News and World Report has once again ranked the Roy J. and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine among the nation’s best medical schools. In addition,...