Upcoming Community Seminars

Community seminars present the latest and best information on health topics that matter to you and your family. They are for anyone interested in staying healthy, preventing illness, or living and thriving with conditions that affect them or a family member. You'll get reliable, easy-to-understand information, as well as practical advice based on the latest advances in medicine. Our presenters are experts in their fields, many of them involved in scientific research in addition to compassionate patient care.


Mini Medical School: Saving Your Skin — Advances in Melanoma Research and Treatment

When:
Monday, January 26, 2015

Time:
3-4 p.m. — Social hour
4-5:30 p.m. — Mini Medical School Program

Where:
Scottsdale Resort & Conference Center
7700 East McCormick Parkway
Scottsdale, AZ 58258

Register now or call 319-335-8886 or toll free at 877-MED-IOWA. Learn more details about the advances in melanoma research and treatment program.


Community Health Seminar: Heart

When:
Thursday, February 12, 2015

Time:
5:30-6:30 p.m. — Check-in and light meal  
6:30-8 p.m. — Educational Program

Where:
Brown Deer Golf Club
1900 Country Club Dr.
Coralville, IA 52241

Register now or call 3169-335-8886 or toll free 877-MED-IOWA. Additional program details will be coming soon. 


Mini Medical School: Cancer

When:
Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Time:
5:30-6:30 p.m. — Check-in, light meal and pre-program activities 
6:30-8 p.m. — Educational Program

Where:
State of Iowa Historical Building
600 East Locust
Des Moines, IA 50319

Additional program details will be coming soon. To pre-register, please email mini-med@uiowa.edu with your name and phone number.


Mini Medical School: Discoveries in Modern Medicine — Hypertension and Pre-Eclampsia

When:
Monday, March 9, 2015

Time:
5:30-6:30 p.m. — Check-in, light meal and pre-program activities 
6:30-8 p.m. — Educational Program

Where:
Unity Point Health — St. Luke’s 
2720 Stone Park Blvd
Sioux City, IA 51104

Additional program details will be coming soon. To pre-register, please email mini-med@uiowa.edu with your name and phone number.


Mini Medical School: Discoveries in Modern Medicine — Hypertension and Pre-Eclampsia

When:
Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Time:
5:30-6:30 p.m. — Check-in, light meal and pre-program activities 
6:30-8 p.m. — Educational Program

Where:
Spencer Community Theatre
518 1st Ave E
Spencer, IA 51301

Additional program details will be coming soon. To pre-register, please email mini-med@uiowa.edu with your name and phone number.


Community Health Seminar: Weight Management

When:
Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Time:
5:30-6:30 p.m. — Check-in and light meal 
6:30-8 p.m. — Educational Program

Where:
The Hotel at Kirkwood Center
7725 Kirkwood Blvd. SW
Cedar Rapids, IA

Additional program details will be coming soon. To pre-register, please email community-education@uiowa.edu with your name and phone number.


Mini Medical School: 3-week Series

Planning is in progress for the 2015 Mini Medical School series - topic to be determined.

When:
Tuesdays, April 7, 14, 21, 2015

Time:
5:15-6:30 p.m. - Doors open for check-in and light meal
6:30-8:30 p.m. - Educational Program

Where:
UI Carver College of Medicine
Medical Education Research Facility (MERF)
375 Newton Road
Iowa City, IA 52242 

Tuition:

$20/person (covers all 3 weeks)

To pre-register, please email mini-med@uiowa.edu with your name and phone number.