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Posted August 21, 2014

Plea for Donors

Staff in the DeGowin Blood Center at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics are urging everyone, especially new residents in the community, to consider donating whole blood and platelets.

Courage Ride

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

Kids Run

Join in the Get Moving For Healthy Kids 5K Run/Walk on Sunday, Aug. 24, at Iowa City High School Track to benefit Healthy Kids, the Iowa City Community School-based clinics, and to encourage active, healthy lifestyles for our children. Former Iowa Hawkeyes Tim Dwight and Nate Kaeding are the 2014 Race Ambassadors.

Deeded Bodies

The Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology will hold its annual memorial service for the Deeded Body Program at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 29, at Oakland Cemetery, 1000 Brown St., in Iowa City. The memorial service honors those whose donated bodies aided in the advancement of medical education and science at the UI.

Exercise Study

University of Iowa Health Care researchers invite healthy adults between the ages of 65 to 80 who have no history of neurological or psychiatric conditions and are not
currently physically active to participate in a research study that involves completing regular exercise sessions.

Thank You,

Tom Moore
Media Coordinator
319-356-3945
Fax: 319-384-7099
e-mail: thomas-moore@uiowa.edu