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Majority of NW Iowa homes tested for radon have dangerous levels, according to UI study; researchers say entire state is at risk

More than 80 percent of homes in a rural northwest Iowa community tested positive for radon levels significantly higher than the cap recommended by the Environmental Protection Agency, results doctors...

Marsh elected to post

The American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons (ABOS) recently elected J. Lawrence Marsh, MD, Chair and DEO of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, as its 62nd president. The ABOS establishes educational and ...

UI named Prevention Epicenter by CDC

The University of Iowa is one of six U.S. health care centers to be designated Prevention Epicenters by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Rahmouni recognized by American Heart Association for mid-career achievement

Kamal Rahmouni, PhD, associate professor of pharmacology, received the 2015 Mid-Career Award for Research Excellence at the American Heart Association’s Council on Hypertension Scientific Sessions, wh...

UI's Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Center awarded $7.4 million grant renewal

The University of Iowa, Paul D. Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Cooperative Research Center (MDCRC) has received a five-year, $7.4 million grant renewal from the National Institute of Neurological Disord...

New technology reduces surgeries for young scoliosis patients