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Alumnus named CEO of Rush Copley Medical Center

John Diederich (93MA) has been named president and CEO of Rush Copley Medical Center in Aurora, Illinois. Published December 11, 2019

Wehby comments on Mendelian randomization

CPH professor George Wehby commented on the use of Mendelian randomization analyses in studies. (Nature) Published December 11, 2019

Video: Adaeze Enekwechi reflects on her Iowa experience

Alumna Adaeze Enekwechi (07PhD) shares how her education at Iowa prepared her for a career as a health care executive, including serving as the White House's associate director for health programs in the Office of Management and Budget. Published November 7, 2019

MHA students take first place in regional case competition

Congratulations to the MHA student team who won the first-year student track of the University of Kansas Regional Case Competition! Published November 7, 2019

Mueller discusses rural pharmacy closings

Pharmacy closures across the nation have hit rural areas particularly hard. "Over the last 16 years or so, about 16 percent of the independently owned pharmacies in rural America have closed," said Keith Mueller, director of the Center for Rural Health Policy Analysis. (KUNC) Published October 31, 2019

Cranston, Vaughn honored with UI Faculty and Staff Awards

Lori Cranston, CPH associate dean for finance and administration, was honored with the Outstanding Staff Award, and Tom Vaughn, CPH interim associate dean for academic affairs, received the Michael J. Brody Award for Faculty Excellence in Service. Published October 24, 2019

Enekwechi honored with UI Distinguished Alumni Award

Adaeze Enekwechi (07PhD) received the Distinguished Recent Graduate Award for her integrity and success as a health care executive. (Daily Iowan) Published October 23, 2019

CPH team competes at NAHSE student case competition

Congratulations to the CPH team who competed in the National Association of Health Services Executives (NAHSE) student case competition on Oct. 9 in Washington, D.C. Published October 9, 2019

Student teams ready for fall case competitions

Congratulations to the student teams who will represent the University of Iowa at case competitions this fall. See who will be competing in Washington, D.C., and at Baylor University and the University of Kansas! Published October 3, 2019

Adaeze Enekwechi honored with UI Distinguished Alumni Award

The University of Iowa has named College of Public Health alumna Adaeze Enekwechi (07PhD) a recipient of its 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award. She and six other award recipients will be recognized at a special ceremony and reception on Oct. 18 at the Voxman Music Building. Published October 2, 2019


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