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Medical Education and Practice

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Title Date Summary
1 Tracking the future
Northern Iowa Today 97:1, p.16
1/1/2014 New business in Innovation Incubator works with eye-tracking technology; might assist in diagnosis of Parkinson's Disease; photo.
2 UNI receives Roy J. Carver Trust grant
Public Relations News Release 2012:61, p.1
9/14/2012 Carver Trust Grant awarded to UNI Department of Biology for the third time in a row. Purchase of cutting-edge equipment will provide students with real life experience and knowedge in areas of biomedical sciences.
3 Alternative medicine is not medicine
Dippold--Michael Steven (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:49, p.11
4/12/2011 Alternative medicine is based on historical or cultural practices; time-tested traditions that people have long believed to be effective. They are not based on science. Science gives us a good idea of what works.
4 Scientific controversy: skepticism now, acceptance later
Boevers--Cassandra Mae (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 107:12, p.5
10/8/2010 Scientific breakthroughs are not always universally accepted. Acceptance takes time and we do have the right to reject new medical research that we oppose on a moral basis.
5 Iowa Board of Pharmacy recommends rescheduling marijuana
Krueger--Jeffrey Allen (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:38, p.1
2/23/2010 Board moves marijuana to a Schedule II drug that "has currently accepted medical use". The ruling came too late for a vote this year by Iowa legislators. A vote on medical use of marijuana will come in 2011; photo.
6 Hearings examine evidence for, against medical marijuana
Krueger--Jeffrey Allen (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:19, p.1
11/3/2009 Doctors, nurses, patients, advocates, and an Iowa Senator spoke during hearings in favor of the use of marijuana for medical purposes. Hearings were held at the University of Iowa, Mason City, Des Moines, and Council Bluffs; photo.
7 UNI Pre-Physician Assistant Club officers
Public Relations News Release 2007:596, p.1
4/15/2008 Five University of Northern Iowa students are serving as officers in the UNI Pre-Physician Assistant club during the 2007-2008 academic year.
8 UNIPEP prepares pre-med students
Calcara--Sally A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:7, p.6
9/18/2007 Enhancing students' chances to get into medical school is the goal of a new club on campus; photo.
9 A kidney from your couch?
Conaway--Brandon U. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 103:34, p.1
2/2/2007 Online business aids people in need of kidney transplant to find donors. Transplant centers in Iowa hope to provide this service in the future.
10 Culver wants ban on stem cell research lifted
Carton--Rebecca R. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 103:34, p.1
2/2/2007 Iowa governor announced plans to spend over $12 million to construct the Iowa Center for Regenerative Medicine in Iowa City; photo.
11 News Brief/Calendar of Events
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
10/23/2006 The Annual Fall Medical Ethics Conference will be taking place Wednesday, October 25.
12 Medical ethics, military and the war on terror to be discussed at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
10/20/2006 Biographical profile of Steven Miles, a professor of medicine at University of Minnesota Medical School.
13 Don't knock dentists
Toppin--Ryan W. (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 103:13, p.7
10/10/2006 The importance of good dental hygiene and the aid of dentists is reviewed.
14 Birth of a new age of healthcare
Staudt--Maria R. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 103:9, p.9
9/26/2006 The history and advantages of chiropractic treatment are noted; photo.
15 What we'll do in the name of beauty
Holzmueller--Kate (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:30, p.5
1/20/2006 Criticizes old remedies and medicines; wonders what future generations will think of our quirky habits.
16 Take a test drive with Kaplan Program
Kelly--Ned (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:39, p.11
2/22/2005 Free practice LSAT, MCAT, PCAT, OAT, or DAT test is sponsored by the Daniel Webster Law Society and Career Services.
17 Healing power; UNI discovers the magic of alternative therapies
Petersen--Zachory (Student--2001-2003)
Northern Iowan 100:6, p.11
9/19/2003 Kent Addleman offers acupuncture and oriental medicine as a means of healing in Cedar Falls; photo.
18 Student voices
Northern Iowan 100:6, p.11
9/19/2003 Students respond to the question: "Have you ever used alternative medical therapies such as acupuncture or massage to relieve muscle pain or stress?"
19 Women's Health on College Hill provides confidential care for women
Northern Iowan 99:60, p.1
7/18/2003 Allen Hospital has expanded women's health services to include a clinic located conveniently near campus; photo.
20 The University of Northern Iowa changes location for the registered nurses general studies courses informational meeting June 12
Public Relations News Release 1999:433, p.1
6/5/2000 The informational meeting for registered nurses will be held in the State College Room of the Maucker Union rather than the Maucker Expansion as previously announced.
21 The University of Northern Iowa will offer registered nurses convenient and flexible general studies courses; informational meeting June 12.
Public Relations News Release 1999:404, p.1
5/16/2000 An informational meeting on how registered nurses can complete their bachelor of arts degree will be held.
22 Shot in arm doesn't tickle Tickle
Northern Iowan 94:53, p.7
4/24/1998 Columnist reflects on his trip to the doctor's office for a shot.
23 Superman, Batman never had appendectomies
Scott--Nicholas L. (Class of 1998)
Northern Iowan 94:43, p.6
3/10/1998 Columnist describes his experiences after having his appendix removed.
24 Deference in doctor-nurse relationships is topic of March 4 history lecture at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1991:422, p.1
2/24/1992 Jacqueline Wilkie will speak at UNI on doctor-nurse relationships.
25 Doctors are performing radical surgery on their own working environment.
Public Relations News Release 1991:302, p.1
1/6/1992 Doctors and nurses are beginning to work as teams instead of supervisor-assistant relationships according to William Clohesy.
26 Northern Iowa student studies health risks
Public Relations News Release 1989:477, p.1
3/20/1990 Todd Hixson works at an area clinic, diagnosing patients with arterial blockage.
27 Arthroscopic surgery cuts cost and recuperation time
Northern Iowan 79:16, p.19
10/29/1982 Dave Burton talks about the advantages of this surgical technique.
28 Med students cite use of UNI preparation
Alumnus 61:3, p.6
9/1/1976 Alumni appreciate pre-med training at UNI.
29 Pre-med majors to form club
College Eye 59:21, p.4
30 Dr. Barnett presents hospital
Alumnus 30:4, p.32
10/1/1946 Dr. Barnett and colleagues present hospital to city of Atlantic.
31 Edna Detwiler
Alumnus 30:3, p.12
7/1/1946 Has retired from practicing chiropractic and resides in Audubon, Iowa. She is interested in gardening and belongs to a garden club in Audubon. Last fall she taught for three months in a rural school where she had taught 43 years before.
32 Norma Baker
Alumnus 30:3, p.27
7/1/1946 Married James B. See on May 19. They will reside in Laurens, Iowa, until fall when he plans to enter the school of dentistry at the State University of Iowa. Norma formerly taught kindergarten in the schools at Laurens.
33 Major Fred C. Sage
Alumnus 29:2, p.21
4/1/1945 A reserve officer in the Medical Corps of the Army, began his practice in 1893; located in San Pedro, where he is an eye, nose, and throat specialist. His son, Lt. Comdr. Erwin C. Sage is serving in the Pacific; other sons also serve in the Navy.
34 Dr. Florence Morris
Alumnus 27:3, p.32
7/1/1943 Died on February 25, 1943, after having an illness for a long time.
35 Dr. Grace E. Field
Alumnus 27:3, p.21
7/1/1943 Works with the Chicago Health Department.
36 Pharmacist Mate Brown remembers the Solomons
Alumnus 27:1, p.13
1/1/1943 Navy veteran of Solomon Islands action serves in WAVES sick bay in Bartlett Hall; photo.
37 Health service
Old Gold 0:0, p.25
6/1/1942 Brief description of the department; photo.
38 Carl J. Shaffer
Alumnus 26:2, p.11
4/1/1942 Practices medicine in Huntington Park, California, where he lives with his wife.
39 Dr. Erwin Schenk
Alumnus 26:2, p.11
4/1/1942 Secretary of the Iowa State Medical and Licensing Board; lives with his family in Des Moines, Iowa.
40 Alma G. Schultz
Alumnus 26:1, p.22
1/1/1942 Student at the Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing of Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio.
41 Miriam Baker
Alumnus 26:1, p.19
1/1/1942 Public health nurse for Greene County, Iowa.
42 Miriam B. Baker
Alumnus 25:2, p.16
4/1/1941 Is now one of the field nurses in the Visiting Nurses Association of Omaha, Nebraska, where she resides. In 1936 she graduated from the University of Iowa School of Nursing; in 1939 received the bachelor of science degree from the University of Minnesota.
43 Dr. James W. Stockman
Alumnus 24:3, p.32
7/1/1940 Died March 6 in Red Cloud, Neb., where he was a physician for thirty-two years. He is survived by his wife, the former Adelaide Chambers, and their two daughters, Elizabeth Stockman and Marcella Nedrows, and her two children, Bob and Bicky Lou.
44 Merna Foss
Alumnus 24:2, p.29
4/1/1940 Was named supervisor of the maternity section in the University Hospital at Iowa City. She received a B. S. degree from the University of Iowa and is a graduate of the school of nursing.
45 Myrtle E. Haase
Alumnus 23:3, p.25
7/1/1939 Residing in Afton, Wyoming, is now public health nurse in "beautiful and historic Star Valley, south of the Teton Mountains in western Wyoming." She has taught pediatric nursing in New York City and principles of public health in Kentucky.
46 Virginia T. Mueller
Alumnus 23:2, p.24
4/1/1939 Is now assistant night supervisor at the Easton Hospital, Easton, Pennsylvania. She received her training at the Finley Hospital School of Nursing, Dubuque, Iowa, graduating in 1932.
47 Dr. Lewis E. Hedgecock
Alumnus 23:1, p.27
1/1/1939 Married Pauline Davis, Estherville. They are residing in Hampton, Iowa, where he has been practicing medicine and surgery for the last two years.
48 Grace E. Williams
Alumnus 23:1, p.26
1/1/1939 Married Frank Field May 26, 1937. She was student health physician at the University of Iowa before her marriage, and is now employed in the city health department in Louisville, Kentucky. Frank is a sanitary engineer in the Department of Health.
49 Clarence Baker
Alumnus 22:4, p.16
10/1/1938 Practicing physician; lives in Detroit, Michigan, with his family.
50 Fred C. Sage
Alumnus 22:4, p.19
10/1/1938 Practicing medicine in San Pedro, California.


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