Events Dec. 11th – Dec. 15th, 2017

Monday, Dec. 11th Cardiology Grand Rounds 12pm “Implementation of a Safety Program at a Tertiary Health System” by Nidal Harb, MD, Genesis Health System Medical Alumni Auditorium, E331 GH Tuesday, Dec. 12th Cardiology Advanced Imaging Conference 12pm Heart Center Conference Room, 4214 RCP Wednesday, Dec. 13th Cardiology Core Curriculum Conference 12pm Marcus Conference Room, E316…

2017-2018 ACRC Seminar Speakers

ACRC Seminar Series 2017-18 schedule Cardiovascular Seminars take place on Friday afternoons at 1:00 pm, in Kelch Conference Room (1289 CBRB), unless otherwise noted. Date Presentation Institution Add to Calendar Sept. 8th Christopher Newton-Cheh, MD  MPH, Harvard Medical School Oct. 13th Timothy Mckinsey, PhD University of Colorado – Denver Oct. 27th Samuel C. Dudley Jr.,…

Ryan Boudreau wins Iowa Neuroscience Institute Accelerator Grant

This article was originally published by the Iowa Neuroscience Institute and can be found here Iowa Neuroscience Institute Awards Accelerator Grants In support of its goal to build high-impact neuroscience research, the Iowa Neuroscience Institute (INI) has awarded its first Accelerator Grants. The four funded proposals represent a mix of foundational, translational, and clinical research….

Iowa Participation at AHA 2017

90th Annual Scientific Sessions November 11-15, 2017 American Heart Association Anaheim, CA IOWA Participation at AHA 2017 (PDF)  IOWA Participation at AHA 2017 (PDF)  

Iowa Physiological Society Awards 2017

During the recent Iowa Physiological Society meeting in Iowa City, IA, undergraduate students, graduate students and postdoctoral fellows were given to the opportunity to present their research utilizing posters and a short oral presentation format called “Minute to Win It”. Below is the complete list of winners from the competition including ACRC T-32 Training Fellows…

Seminar Series | Timothy A. McKinsey, Ph.D.

ACRC Seminar Series “Protein Acetylation in Heart Failure: The Epigenome and Beyond” Timothy A. McKinsey, Ph.D. Associate Professor & Associate Division Head for Translational Research Director, Consortium for Fibrosis Research & Translation Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology University of Colorado Denver – Anschutz Medical Campus Friday, October 13th, 2017 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm…

Iowa Physiological Society Meeting this Friday and Saturday

A message from the President of the Iowa Physiological Society: Dear Colleagues, The 22nd annual meeting of the Iowa Physiological Society (IPS) will be held on September 29-30th, 2017 at the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine in Iowa City. The theme of the conference is entitled ‘Advances in Cardiovascular, Renal & Metabolic Functions…

Allyn Mark, MD Awarded for Hypertension Research

The contributions of Allyn Mark, M.D. to the investigation of the role of the brain and sympathetic nervous system in controlling blood pressure were recognized recently by the American Heart Association’s Council on Hypertension during the Joint Scientific Sessions with the American Society of Hypertension in San Francisco. Dr. Mark was presented with the 2017 Excellence…

ACRC Seminar Series, Sept 8th 2017

“What have GWASs taught us about the genetic basis of heart failure, arrhythmias and sudden cardiac death” Christopher Newton-Cheh, MD MPH Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School Director, Primer on Medical and Population Genetics, Broad Institute Co-Director, the Human Cardiovascular Genetics Program, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School Friday, September 8th 1:00 pm…