Anatomy and Cell Biology

Deeded Body Program Memorial Service 2013

Deeded Body 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.