October 2011

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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. 

  • 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.

  • 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.