Recruiting for the future

Among the many elements that recruits cite as helping them rank our residency program in the Match is being able to hear from the residents themselves. For the last few years, interns and second- and third-year residents have drafted diaries describing what “A Day in the Life” looks like for them. Some go diary-style and […]

Online presentation: Human Trafficking – Our Role as Health Care Providers – October 21, 2021

Internal Medicine’s Virtual Grand Rounds presentation for Thursday, October 21 will be: Human Trafficking – Our Role as Health Care Providers 12:00-1:00pm Thursday, October 21, 2021 Shannon Findlay, MD, MPH, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine Brittany McGraw, LISW, ACSW, Social Work Specialist, Department of Psychiatry Click this link on Thursday just before noon […]

Mengeling, Ohl bring new health services fellowship to Iowa City VA

Iowa City’s VA Healthcare System has been accepted as a site to host one of the VA’s Office of Academic Affiliations (OAA) Advanced Fellowships in Health Services Research and Development (HSR&D). Michelle Mengeling, PhD, assistant professor in General Internal Medicine, and Michael Ohl, MD, MSPH, associate professor in Infectious Diseases, submitted the successful application and […]

ACP Resident Clinical Vignette Competition, 2021

Inevitably, every year, a faculty member can be overheard saying the same thing to a colleague: “I always learn something new at these.” This year was no different as the final round of the American College of Physicians (ACP) Clinical Vignette Competition wrapped up and the judges began their deliberation. As with years past, that […]

Residents’ quality recognized at Midwest SGIM

A major component of residency training in Internal Medicine at Iowa is an emphasis from day one on research and scholarship in practical ways. One of the ways this happens is through active involvement in a quality improvement project each year. We interviewed Matthew Soltys, MD, last year’s Chief Resident of Quality and Safety and […]

Online presentation: Role of airway inflammation in susceptibility to SARS-CoV-2 in vivo and in vitro – October 14, 2021

Internal Medicine’s Virtual Grand Rounds presentation for Thursday, October 14 will be: Role of airway inflammation in susceptibility to SARS-CoV-2 in vivo and in vitro 12:00-1:00pm Thursday, October 14, 2021 Alejandro Pezzulo, MD, Assistant Professor, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Occupational Medicine Click this link on Thursday just before noon to join the presentation: […]

Online presentation: Burnout in Healthcare: The Crisis is Here Too – October 7, 2021

Internal Medicine’s Virtual Grand Rounds presentation for Thursday, October 7 will be: Burnout in Healthcare: The Crisis is Here Too 12:00-1:00pm Thursday, October 7, 2021 Ashmita Banerjee, MD,  Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry Amy Stier, MD, MME,  Clinical Professor, Department of Pediatrics Click this link on Thursday just before noon to join the presentation: […]

58th Annual Medical Student Research Conference Award Winners

The Carver College of Medicine has sponsored a Research Week for nearly six decades, the most recent of which took place on September 15 and 16. With 64 oral presentations, 141 poster presentations, and a keynote, the college celebrates the research that our medical students conduct and refine in a multitude of ways. Recognizing excellence among the […]