UI Hospitals and Clinics

July 2013

Firework Safety
The Fourth of July – and the month surrounding it – is the most dangerous time for fireworks-related injuries, and it is important to know how to keep you and your family safe.
CoOportunity Health and UI Health Alliance Announce Collaboration
Collaboration offers two new health plan products for Iowans available this fall.
Hot Flashes? Night Sweats? Here’s the Scoop
Hot flashes and night sweats make it difficult for many women to sleep well. While hormonal therapy is available and might be best for some women, there are potential risks.
UI Pharmacy Residency Celebrates 50 years of ASHP Accreditation
The UI Department of Pharmaceutical Care leadership were pioneers in creating pharmacy residency programs. In 1963, the PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency program was the first ASHP-accredited pharmacy residency training program in the U.S.
Abel Named Director of the UI Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center
As director of the FOE Diabetes Research Center, E. Dale Abel, MD, DPhil, will be responsible for recruiting and mentoring world-class faculty, and developing clinical, research, and academic programs of excellence.
What's Up With That?
Here’s your chance to ask the questions you’ve always been afraid to ask your Ob/Gyn in a fun and relaxing setting. No topic is off limits during this freewheeling, women-to-women discussion.
The State's Highest Ranking
National hospital survey finds UI Hospitals and Clinics with highest number of specialties ranked in Iowa.
Highest Nursing Honors
UI Hospitals and Clinics has been recognized as a Magnet hospital for the third time.
A Healthier Heart is a Healthier You
Join us for an evening with the heart and vascular experts at UI Health Care – Iowa River Landing on Wednesday, August 7.
Driven from Her Heart to Research Fellowship
A special bond with her grandfather leads UI student to conduct Huntington disease research.
UI Health Care Annual Report
This year's report features examples of the ways we have been building bridges and creating connections — through our patient care, education, and research missions.
A Promising Target to Treat Asthma
A University of Iowa team found an enzyme in the airway lining cells that could hold the key for asthma sufferers.
What Is Cancer?
The definition might not be as clear as you think.

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