News and Events

Honoring African-American health care pioneers

The University of Iowa will host the traveling exhibit “Black Health Legends - Pioneers Who Dared to Care” on the health sciences campus in February and March.

Registration open for Health Sciences Research Week poster sessions

Health Sciences Research Week, with events sponsored by the Carver College of Medicine, College of Pharmacy, College of Public Health, Institute for Clinical and Translational Science and VA Health Sy...

Bertozzi to present as part of Distinguished Lecture Series

The Carver College of Medicine’s 2013-2014 Distinguished Biomedical Scholars Lecture Series returns Thursday, February 20, with a talk by Howard Hughes Investigator and the T.Z. and Irmgard Chu Distin...

Carver College of Medicine faculty honored for their achievements and contributions

Each year the Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine recognizes faculty members who go above and beyond in their academic life, demonstrating the characteristics that make the college and th...

Prickly protein

A genetic mechanism that controls the production of a large spike-like protein on the surface of Staphylococcus aureus (staph) bacteria alters the ability of the bacteria to form clumps and to cause d...

Taking the long view

As a child, Michael Stone avoided sports. Now in his mid 40s, he's completed more than 100 triathlons, including 11 Ironman races, and 21 Xterra Triathlons—off-road triathlons that involve mountain bi...

UI receives $17 million for automotive safety research

The University of Iowa Public Policy Center (PPC) has received three grants totaling $17.2 million to fund automotive safety research and the development and implementation of a national education cam...