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Posted July 17, 2014

Badge Battle

Specialists in the DeGowin Blood Center at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics have joined forces with the City of Coralville’s Police and Fire Departments for the First Annual Battle of the Badges Blood Drive on Friday, July 25, from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Coralville City Hall Council Chambers.

Sickle Cell Camp

The 15th year of a special camp for pediatric patients affected by sickle cell disease will run from July 27 to Aug. 1 at the Howard Cherry Boy Scout Reservation in Central City, Iowa.

Courage Ride

The annual Courage Ride, honoring Seth Bailey, is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 23. Proceeds support research at Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Iowa.


Specialists at UI Hospitals and Clinics say it’s important to understand how to prevent and treat hepatitis infections. July 28 is World Hepatitis Day.

Caffeine Study

University of Iowa Health Care researchers invite people age 18 to 35 who are right-handed, with a low weekly caffeine intake, to enroll in a study investigating the effects of caffeine on motor memory.


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