Online presentation: 2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans (DGA): Scientific Process, Recommendation and Public Presentation – January 20, 2022

Internal Medicine’s Virtual Grand Rounds presentation for Thursday, January 20 will be: 2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans (DGA): Scientific Process, Recommendation and Public Presentation 12:00-1:00pm Thursday, January 20, 2022 Linda Snetselaar, PhD, RD, FAND, LD, Professor and Chair, Preventive Nutrition Education, College of Public Health Click this link on Thursday just before noon to join […]

Day pilots unique residency program, tracks with career theme

Jonathan Day, MD, PharmD, has stayed open to opportunity, which is what made him the perfect first recruit at Iowa for the NIH-funded Stimulating Access to Research in Residency (StARR) program. StARR provides protected, mentored time and funding for a second-year pediatrics or internal medicine resident to spend a year with dramatically reduced clinical responsibilities, […]

Online presentation: Update in Internal Medicine – Self Assessment Module Part II – January 13, 2022

Internal Medicine’s Virtual Grand Rounds presentation for Thursday, January 13 will be: Update in Internal Medicine – Self Assessment Module Part II 12:00-1:00pm Thursday, January 13, 2022 Katherine Harris, MD, Clinical Professor and Associate Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program Katherine White, MD, MME, Clinical Associate Professor and Director, Outpatient Internal Medicine Clerkship Click this link […]

Khan named to ACC diversity leadership team

Arooj Khan, MBBS, second-year fellow in cardiovascular disease and rising chief fellow, was selected for the Women in Cardiology Section Leadership of the American College of Cardiology (ACC). Khan credits mentorship from Mahi Ashwath, MD, MBA, FACC, clinical associate professor in Cardiovascular Medicine, and plans to continue to help women resolve the gender gap in […]

Teaching self-care alongside patient care

Physicians regularly counsel patients on essential healthy lifestyle habits: eat at least five servings of vegetables, get 30 minutes of exercise, and sleep at least eight hours each day. However, this can be easier said than done especially for medical students who are trying to balance their obligations to learning and practicing patient care with […]

How to obtain MOC credit for Update in Internal Medicine (ABIM) 2022

Maintenance of Certification (MOC) credits are available for attendance at the Internal Medicine Grand Rounds presentations held on January 6 and 13, 2022. Attendees can earn 10 MOC credits; participants need to log in to the ABIM portal, order the module, and submit their answers. Here are instructions on how to do so: Log in […]

Online presentation: Update in Internal Medicine – Self Assessment Module Part I – January 6, 2022

Internal Medicine’s Virtual Grand Rounds presentation for Thursday, January 6 will be: Update in Internal Medicine – Self Assessment Module Part I 12:00-1:00pm Thursday, January 6, 2022 Katherine Harris, MD, Clinical Professor and Associate Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program Katherine White, MD, MME, Clinical Associate Professor and Director, Outpatient Internal Medicine Clerkship Click this link […]

Residents’ Holiday Party, 2021

Sponsored by the Humanities and Wellness Committee, the residency program prepared a special holiday lunch during noon conference on Tuesday. Colleagues had time to unwind and enjoyed hot chocolate, coffee, and cookies. They also opened letters of encouragement from friends and family, which the committee members had privately solicited beforehand. These were a welcome surprise […]