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Posted May 19, 2016

Musical Thanks

At 1 p.m. today, a group of young people who were treated as infants in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) of University of Iowa Children’s Hospital will perform a quartet concerto by Mozart in gratitude for the care that the NICU team provided to them and their families.

Simulation Bus

Emergency medical services (EMS) instructors from UI Hospitals and Clinics have a newly updated mobile simulator they use to train EMS providers around Iowa.

Germ Spread

UI Health Care investigators are using a variety of innovative approaches, including motion-sensing technology from video games, to study how pathogens spread in health care environments.

Science Thursdays

Science Thursdays will take place every Thursday from May through September from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the courtyard between the Medical Education Research Facility (MERF) and Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building. There will be several food trucks with a diverse array of menu items for purchase and a science-related activity.

Brain Mapping

Study UI Health Care researchers are seeking healthy volunteers to participate in a research study examining how muscles of the arm and hand respond to stimulation of specific areas in the brain.

Tom Moore
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