Dedication of the Richard E. Kerber Cardiology Fellows Room

The late Dr. Richard E. Kerber mentored class after class of cardiology fellows for decades. To honor that devotion, the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine remodeled and dedicated their fellows’ lounge in Dr. Kerber’s memory. Donations to fund the project came from colleagues and former trainees. Besides new furniture, work stations, and other comforts, the Richard […]

Nephrology Fellows’ Graduation, 6/22

Although the event was last month, we are still pleased to share this report and photographs from the celebration held by the Division of Nephrology and Hypertension in honor of their four graduating fellows. Over drinks and hors d’oeuvres at the Celebration Farm just north of Iowa City, division members, friends, and family joined to […]

Hematology and Oncology Fellows’ Welcome Breakfast

Fresh-baked quiche, muffins, fresh fruit, and bracing coffee set the table as the Division of Hematology, Oncology, and Blood & Marrow Transplantation welcomed the four newest members of the fellowship program. Many faculty members took up the invitation from Fellowship Directors Dr. Dan Berg and Dr. Usha Perepu invitation to sit and chat with the […]

Allergy/Immunology and Rheumatology Fellows’ Welcome

The Division of Immunology welcomed three new members of their division last week with cupcakes, ice cream, and ice-breakers last week. Three new fellows in the Allergy/Immunology and Rheumatology Fellowship programs got the chance to introduce themselves and to meet their new colleagues in an informal setting. First, about a dozen senior fellows and faculty […]

Hematology and Medical Oncology Fellows’ Graduation Dinner, 2017

The Division of Hematology, Oncology, and Blood & Marrow Transplantation hosted its graduation dinner for its fellows last week at the Marriott Hotel in Coralville. The three departing fellows were, in the words of Dr. Usha Perepu, Associate Director of the program, perfectly balanced, each one providing strengths to complement the others. Where one excelled […]

Gastroenterology Fellowship Graduation, 5/21/17

At the University Club on a Sunday evening, the members, friends, and family of the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology joined to celebrate the achievements and next steps of three graduates of the Gastroenterology Fellowship: Drs. Subhash Chandra, Arvind Rangarajan Murali, and Mahmoud Soubra. The evening began with an hour of cocktails and conversation, introductions […]

Cardiology Fellowship Graduation Dinner, 5/19/17

Colleagues, friends, and family gathered in the McCord Club of Kinnick Stadium Friday evening to celebrate the achievements of nine remarkable cardiologists and the instructors who mentored them. After a cocktail and hors d’oeuvres hour, guests settled in for the evening’s presentation of annual awards and to learn more about the graduating fellows. Dr. Paul […]

Pulmonary-Critical Care Fellows Graduation Event

Rarely does the sentence “And a good time was had by all” seem more fitting than Saturday’s farewell to the graduating fellows in the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Occupational Medicine. Faculty, staff, and their family members gathered at the recently opened Terry Trueblood Recreation Area just south of Iowa City. The park lodge […]

Hematology-Oncology Fellowship Graduation Event

Despite all our practice lately, saying goodbye is never easy. The Division of Hematology, Oncology and Blood & Marrow Transplantation hosted an event that took out some of that sting on Friday night. At the Coralville Marriott, division members and their family gathered to express their gratitude, congratulations, and best wishes to four outstanding graduating […]