Community

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--Margaret Mead
  • Martinez and Ferguson receive Forty Under 40 Awards

    Martinez and Ferguson receive Forty Under 40 Awards

    Denise Martinez, MD, (left) and Kanya Ferguson, MD, FAAD, at the Corridor Business Journal Forty Under 40 Awards dinner

  • Thanksgiving in July Food Drive

    Thanksgiving in July Food Drive

    UI Health Care staff delivered food collected to The Crisis Center of Johnson County. Food was collected throughout the month of July as part of the Thanksgiving in July community-wide food drive.

  • Iowa Neuroscience Institute at the Iowa State Fair

    Iowa Neuroscience Institute at the Iowa State Fair

    The Iowa Neuroscience Institute spent part of the day on the main stage in the University of Iowa booth at the Iowa State Fair on Saturday, August 11.

  • Nurses from Shiga University

    Nurses from Shiga University

    Emily Ward, Associate Chief Nurse Executive, and Cindy Dawson, Chief Nurse Executive, are pictured with two visiting nurses from Shiga University in Japan.

  • 120th Celebration of the UI College of Nursing

    120th Celebration of the UI College of Nursing

    College of Nursing alumni were invited back on campus to reconnect and celebrate nursing milestones. While on campus, the group toured the University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital.

  • UI Health Care at the Iowa State Fair

    UI Health Care at the Iowa State Fair

    UI Health Care employees volunteered at the University of Iowa booth at the Iowa State Fair on Saturday, August 11.

  • Build Me a Learning Space

    Build Me a Learning Space

    (from left to right) Emily Strattan, Jackie Kleppe and Tom Walljasper participated in the United Way of Johnson & Washington Counties Build Me a Learning Space event. During this event, desks were built and later on delivered to families throughout the community.

  • 2018 American Heart Association Iowa City Heart Walk

    2018 American Heart Association Iowa City Heart Walk

    A team from the Ambulatory Surgery Center participated in the American Heart Associaiton Heart Walk on Saturday, May 5, 2018

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Promote Education

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Sponsorship

Resources for UI Health Care departments who have received sponsorship requests from a community nonprofit organization.

Community Benefit

Our Commitment to Helping Communities

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

  • Improving access and providing care
  • Enhancing community health
  • Advancing health professions education and training
  • Conducting clinical and community health research