Resilience in times of crisis

Unprecedented events are unfolding and it is difficult to wrap one’s mind completely around the rapidly evolving landscapes being shaped by the current coronavirus pandemic. The potential impact on University of Iowa Health Care is uncertain. However, as I look at how we have responded so far, I feel a tremendous sense of hope. There […]

Snyder Receives VA Merit Grant

Peter Snyder, MD, Professor in Cardiovascular Medicine and of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, has received a four-year, $650,000 VA Merit grant to study a link between diabetes and hypertension. Incidences of hypertension is found twice as often in people with diabetes than in the general population and dramatically increases the risk for cardiovascular complications. Dr. […]

FOEDRC Pilot Grants Announced

Dr. Ryan Boudreau, Assistant Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine, has been awarded one of four new grants from the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center. These FOEDRC pilot and feasibility grants are awarded to innovative projects approaching diabetes research from new directions. These grants can both help an investigator just beginning his or her career […]

UI Faculty Senate Recognizes Internal Medicine Faculty

I am proud to announce three terrific developments last week involving outstanding and accomplished Internal Medicine faculty members and the University of Iowa Faculty Senate. Last Tuesday, the Faculty Senate elected Dr. Peter Snyder, Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine, as its next Vice President. Dr. Snyder will then serve as President the following year, and Past […]

Recruiting for Long-Term Success

January 27, 2015 – Resident interviews were recently completed. Dr. Manish Suneja reports that faculty members from each division participated in 273 interviews. Thank you for helping provide these candidates a better understanding of who we are as a Department. We are confident that this next incoming class of residents will be ready to tackle […]