Upcoming Community Seminars

Community seminars present the latest and best information on health topics that matter to you and your family. They are for anyone interested in staying healthy, preventing illness, or living and thriving with conditions that affect them or a family member. You'll get reliable, easy-to-understand information, as well as practical advice based on the latest advances in medicine. Our presenters are experts in their fields, many of them involved in scientific research in addition to compassionate patient care.

Please join us by registering for any of the upcoming seminars:


Men’s Health Seminar

Event Date: Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Event time: 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: UI Carver College of Medicine, Medical Education and Research Facility, 375 Newton Rd., Iowa City, IA 52245

Something not quite right, guys? We may have the solution for you. If you are one of the more than 30 million men affected by erectile dysfunction (ED), or one of the 5 million affected by bladder control issues, make plans now to attend “Get Your Quality of Life Back.”

UI Experts will be on hand to discuss these topics and others connected to men’s health issues. Topics include ED, bladder control issues,  cardiovascular disease, depression and low testosterone
Spouses or guests are welcome to attend. Space is limited, registration is required. Register online or call 877-MED-IOWA.

Learn more about this program.


Meet the Midwives - Washington, IA

Event Date:Tuesday, August 19th
Event Time: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Location:Washington Public Library

Nurse-midwives are obstetrics gynecologic providers dedicated to partnering with women to recognize each woman’s unique needs and health care values in order to provide the best pregnancy care possible.

Meet the midwives is a series of seminars designed to provide clear and accurate information about the midwifery services offered at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. These free sessions offer a comfortable setting for women and their families to ask questions and meet our midwifery team.

Join us to learn more about the hands-on care that our certified nurse-midwives deliver. Please register online. 

Space is limited. Registration is required.


Meet the Midwives - Ottumwa, IA

Event Date:Tuesday, September 23rd
Event Time: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Location:Ottumwa Public Library

Nurse-midwives are obstetrics gynecologic providers dedicated to partnering with women to recognize each woman’s unique needs and health care values in order to provide the best pregnancy care possible.

Meet the midwives is a series of seminars designed to provide clear and accurate information about the midwifery services offered at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. These free sessions offer a comfortable setting for women and their families to ask questions and meet our midwifery team.

Join us to learn more about the hands-on care that our certified nurse-midwives deliver. Please register online. 

Space is limited. Registration is required.


Mini Medical School - Genetics

“Bring Back the Wooly Mammoth”

Event Date: Thursday, October 23, 2014
Event time: 6:30 – 8 p.m.
Location: UI Carver College of Medicine, Medical Education and Research Facility, 375 Newton Rd., Iowa City, IA 52245

Learn how ancient DNA is being used to predict modern pathogens and infectious diseases.

Space is limited. Registration is required. Register online or call 877-MED-IOWA.