UI Hospitals and Clinics

October 2011

John Fieselmann, Internal Medicine
FYI - October 10 - John Fieselmann recently sat down with fyi to discuss his love of his work at UI Hospitals and Clinics, of trees, and how the two really do come together.
A Little Blessing
October 14 - Press-Citizen -Janie Jensen-Fitzpatrick was born with transposition of the great arteries, and in her first month of life, had two major open-heart surgeries at UI Hospitals and Clinics. Her parents shared her story at the Go Red for Women Luncheon at the Coralville Marriott Hotel and Conference Center.
Drew Wall Stands Tall
October 19 - KCRG - When Drew Wall, an active and energetic 11-year-old, was diagnosed with osteosarcoma, he began going to the University of Iowa Children’s Hospital for chemotherapy.
Perfect Match
The Gazette - October 26 - Doctors at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics have successfully transplanted the first “perfect” match kidney at the hospital since 1967.
Hawkeyes Team Doctor Helps Get Washington Players Back on Field
Iowa Prep Sports - October 30 - Ned Amendola, MD, director of Iowa's Sports Medicine Center, has helped three Washington players get back on the field this season.
UIHC Promotes Genetic Cancer Screening
Daily Iowa - October 27 - UIHC held its first ever "Feel Comfortable in Your Jeans" event Wednesday night in hopes of raising cancer awareness and the importance of genetic screening to identify cancer risks.
UNI Students to Put on Dance Marathon
October 27 - WCF Courier - The University of Northern Iowa is hosting its first Dance Marathon early next year to benefit UI Children's Hospital.