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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

Kaskie discusses intersection between cannabis, opioid use, and older persons

CPH associate professor Brian Kaskie leads the Cannabis and Older Persons Study at the University of Iowa, where he is examining the increasing use of cannabis among older persons and evaluating the implications for opioid abuse and end of life care. (Forbes) Published September 27, 2019

Golinghorst discusses ideas for the coming academic year

Dexter Golinghorst, JD/MHA student and president of the Graduate and Professional Student Government, shares what he aims to accomplish in his leadership role this year. Published September 26, 2019

Tina Freese Decker named one of Top 25 Women Leaders in Health Care

Alumna Tina Freese Decker (02MHA), president and CEO of Spectrum Health, was recognized by Modern Healthcare as one of 2019's Top 25 Women Leaders.  Published September 12, 2019

RUPRI contributes to Smithsonian exhibit on rural wealth

The traveling Smithsonian exhibit "Crossroads: Change in Rural America" was informed by a comprehensive description of rural wealth developed by the Rural Policy Research Institute based in the UI College of Public Health. (Pew Trusts) Published September 11, 2019

Alumna Kelli Todd named president and CEO of the Iowa Chiropractic Society

Kelli Todd (12MPH) has been named to the newly created position of president and chief executive officer of the Iowa Chiropractic Society. Published September 5, 2019

HMP alumnus named CEO of Stanford Children’s Health

Paul King is the new president and CEO of Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford and Stanford Children’s Health. Published September 4, 2019

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