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, […]

Mou receives SPORE grant

Eric Mou, MD, clinical assistant professor in Hematology, Oncology, and Blood & Marrow Transplantation has received one of the pilot grants issued this year by the University of Iowa / Mayo Clinic Lymphoma Specialized Program of Research Excellence (UI/MC SPORE). Mou’s Career Enhancement Program grant is for one year and $50,000, allowing him seed funds […]

Ayyappan receives SPORE grant

Sabarish Ayyappan, MD, clinical assistant professor in Hematology, Oncology, and Blood & Marrow Transplantation has received a one-year, $50,000 Developmental Research Program grant from the University of Iowa / Mayo Lymphoma Specialized Program of Research Excellence (UI/MC SPORE). The seed grant could potentially lead to larger project grants for Ayyappan depending on his discoveries. Ayyappan […]