UI Hospitals and Clinics

April 2014

Thanks to Our Volunteers for All They Do
National Volunteer Week, April 6-12, honors the selfless dedication and hard work of our volunteers.
Green is Good
As unlikely as it sounds, green tomatoes may hold the answer to bigger, stronger muscles, says a team of University of Iowa scientists.
NASCAR Driver Part of Transplant Event
NASCAR's Joey Gase to celebrate the victory of donating life at April 15 event.
Mini Medical School - Cedar Rapids
Registration is now open for the upcoming Mini Medical School in Cedar Rapids.
Glaucoma Drug Helps Women with Blinding Disorder Linked to Obesity
Drug treatment and weight loss can restore lost vision, an NIH-funded study shows.
Protecting New Neurons Reduces Depression Caused by Stress
A new study co-authored by Dr. Andrew Pieper found that a class of neuroprotective molecules may lead to improved treatments for depression.
Noah's Story
Watch Noah and his parents talk about his cancer journey and the people who made a difference in his care and his life, on the day Noah received great news about beating leukemia.
Pediatric Associates of Iowa City and Coralville Joins UI Health Care
Pediatric Associates of Iowa City and Coralville, a general pediatric care private practice that has served eastern Iowa patients and families since 1974, will join University of Iowa Health Care.
You're Invited
UI Health Care invites patients to be featured in upcoming TV and newspaper ads.
University of Iowa Health Alliance Announces Fifth Member
UIHA announced that Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare-Iowa is joining as its fifth organizational member.