UI Hospitals and Clinics

April 2011

Learn about Cancer Clinical Trials
April marks the first Cancer Clinical Trial Awareness Month in Iowa.
Eagles Dedicate Research Center
Members of the Fraternal Order of Eagles gather to dedicate a facility that will house their $25 million research gift.
UI Hospitals and Clinics Makes Nearly $700 Million Impact on Johnson County Economy
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics generates 14,743 jobs that add more than $694 million to Johnson County's economy, according to the latest study by the Iowa Hospital Association (IHA).
Brain Study Highlights Stroke Month
Patients treated with a short course of antidepressants after a stroke have significant improvement in physical recovery.
Good and Bad News for Hip Replacement Patients
Hip replacement study finds shorter hospital stays but more readmissions.
Cancer Survivor Writes Children's Book
Former UI Children's Hospital patient documents her experience in a new children's book.
Chromosomal Microarray Helps Doctors Determine Genetic Cause of Autism
Researchers and physicians at UI Children's Hospital use new technology to help identify the cause of autism.