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--Margaret Mead
  • UI Carver College of Medicine students hosted healthcare activities at Iowa Children's Museum Family Free STEM night in January for hundreds of children and families.

    UI Carver College of Medicine students hosted healthcare activities at Iowa Children's Museum Family Free STEM night in January for hundreds of children and families.

    UI Carver College of Medicine medical student helps kids try their hand at a laparoscopic surgery simulator.

  • UI Carver College of Medicine students hosted healthcare activities at Iowa Children's Museum Family Free STEM night in January for hundreds of children and families.

    UI Carver College of Medicine students hosted healthcare activities at Iowa Children's Museum Family Free STEM night in January for hundreds of children and families.

    UI Carver College of Medicine Physical Therapy student shows kids how to stay healthy and prevent injuries.

  • UI Carver College of Medicine students hosted healthcare activities at Iowa Children's Museum Family Free STEM night in January for hundreds of children and families.

    UI Carver College of Medicine students hosted healthcare activities at Iowa Children's Museum Family Free STEM night in January for hundreds of children and families.

    A UI Carver College of Medicine Physician Assistant student challenges young student to identify fractures on an x-ray.

  • UI Carver College of Medicine students hosted healthcare activities at Iowa Children's Museum Family Free STEM night in January for hundreds of children and families.

    UI Carver College of Medicine students hosted healthcare activities at Iowa Children's Museum Family Free STEM night in January for hundreds of children and families.

    UI Carver College of Medicine Medical Scientist Training Program students teach visitors about germs and test their hand washing skills with a glow germ activity.

  • UI Carver College of Medicine students hosted healthcare activities at Iowa Children's Museum Family Free STEM night in January for hundreds of children and families.

    UI Carver College of Medicine students hosted healthcare activities at Iowa Children's Museum Family Free STEM night in January for hundreds of children and families.

    UI Carver College of Medicine Physical Therapy students show kids how to use assist devices and see if they can maneuver through an obstacle course.

  • UI College of Law students toured various departments within UI Health Care to better understand healthcare policies and legalities involved.

    UI College of Law students toured various departments within UI Health Care to better understand healthcare policies and legalities involved.

    Here, they are visiting the Burn Treatment Center.

  • 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.

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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