Dr. Ronald Weigel, professor and EA Crowell Jr. Endowed Chair in Surgery and professor of Biochemistry, has accepted the position of Associate Vice President, University of Iowa Health Alliance, UI Health Care.
The UI Health Alliance is a major collaborative effort of Mercy Health Network (Des Moines), Genesis Health System, Mercy-Cedar Rapids and UI Health Care to improve and enhance the scope, quality and cost-effectiveness of Iowa’s health care services.
As Associate Vice President of UI Health Alliance, Dr. Weigel oversees the Alliance operations including primary care, outreach, community-based research and education programs. He will work with Dr. Jean Robillard to develop the strategic vision for UI Health Care within the UI Health Alliance. We wish Dr. Weigel success in his new role.