UI Alumni Association salutes two in medicine

Cassandra Foens
Cassandra Foens

Cassandra S. Foens (’87 MD, ’92 R), the first woman and first radiation oncologist from Iowa elected to the American College of Radiology Board of Chancellors, is widely admired for her service to community and national organizations, as well as to her alma mater. She established a presidential scholarship, a lecture series, and a leadership program for UI students.


Stephen Wolken
Stephen Wolken

Stephen H. Wolken (’68 MD, ’75 R) has supported the university through decades of steadfast leadership—including as former chair of the Alumni Association board, as an adjunct clinical ophthalmology assistant professor, and as the benefactor of a scholarship for medical students. He is active in several local organizations, as well.