Community

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.”

--Margaret Mead
  • UI Health Care staff join Monique Green in celebrating her award for Emerging Activist at the Juneteenth Trailblazers Awards

    UI Health Care staff join Monique Green in celebrating her award for Emerging Activist at the Juneteenth Trailblazers Awards

  • Monique Green accepts her award for Emerging Activist at the Juneteenth Trailblazers Awards

    Monique Green accepts her award for Emerging Activist at the Juneteenth Trailblazers Awards

  • Dreamnight at the Zoo

    Dreamnight at the Zoo

  • Hawkeye Caucus Day

    Hawkeye Caucus Day

  • Taft Middle School STEM Visit

    Taft Middle School STEM Visit

    Taft Middle School students participating in three interactive STEM sessions: Mock OR, The World of Research, and Med Student 101.

  • Harding Middle School STEM Visit

    Harding Middle School STEM Visit

    Students from Harding Middle School partaking in a Junior Mini Medical School visit day.

  • WACO STEM Visit

    WACO STEM Visit

  • Des Moines Mini Medical School

    Des Moines Mini Medical School

Share Your Event

Share your health care-related community event. Submit your own event or contact Tom Walljasper, Manager of Community and Staff Engagement.

 

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Awards and Recognition

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Promote Education

UI Health Care faculty and staff are encouraged to support our community and STEM education programs. Click below to get involved.

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