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--Margaret Mead
  • Gail Bishop, PhD gives a tour of her lab

    Gail Bishop, PhD gives a tour of her lab

    On Friday, December 9, Gail Bishop, PhD gave tour of her lab to participants of the Iowa City Chamber of Commerce Community Leadership Program as part of their health care day, which was hosted at the Center for Disabilities and Development.

  • March of Dimes Signature Chef's Auction on Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016

    March of Dimes Signature Chef's Auction on Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016

    Chef Hib and his team prepared two dishes for the March of Dimes Signature Chef's Auction on Oct. 27, 2016.

  • Justin Grobe, PhD, Forty Under 40 Award, with wife Connie Grobe

    Justin Grobe, PhD, Forty Under 40 Award, with wife Connie Grobe

  • March of Dimes Signature Chef's Auction on Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016

    March of Dimes Signature Chef's Auction on Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016

    Ahi Tuna, prepared by Chef Hib and his team was a crowd favorite at the March of Dimes Signature Chef's Auction.

  • Shiga University, Japan, nurses tour UI Health Care campus

    Shiga University, Japan, nurses tour UI Health Care campus

  • Wendy Fiordellisi, MD, receives the Honoring Your Wishes Dianne Day Community Champion Award

    Wendy Fiordellisi, MD, receives the Honoring Your Wishes Dianne Day Community Champion Award

    Wendy Fiordellisi, Clinical Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine is presented with the Dianne Day Community Champion Award on Tuesday, Oct. 4. Dr. Fiordellisi is pictured with Jane Dohrmann, Director of Honoring Your Wishes for Iowa City Hospice. University of Iowa Health Care is a sponsor and supporter of Honoring Your Wishes, a community-wide advance care planning initiative.

  • 2016 UI Faculty and Staff Health Fair

    2016 UI Faculty and Staff Health Fair

    Laura Temple and Nancy Davin from the UI Center on Aging share information at the UI faculty and staff health fair on Wednesday, Nov. 2.

  • 2016 UI Faculty and Staff Health Fair

    2016 UI Faculty and Staff Health Fair

    Amanda Carlson and Justin Kahler from the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center hand out materials at the 2016 Faculty and Staff health fair held on Wednesday, Nov. 2

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Our Commitment to Helping Communities

UI Health Care provided more than $985 million in community benefit since 2008 by:

  • Improving access and providing care
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