Events

 
  • Tuesday, May 21st, 2013

    Dr. Ilina Sen, professor at the Tata Institue for Social Studies, will discuss the articulation of women’s voices within resistance movements.
  • Friday, May 10th, 2013

    Christopher J. Drucker from the University of Minnesota's School of Public Health, Division of Environmental Health Sciences, will be visiting the University of Iowa campus on Friday, May 3 at 11:45 a.m. in 200 South Quad, to discuss if there is a threat to driver safety when emergency vehicles are approaching in traffic. All are welcome to attend!
  • Thursday, April 25th, 2013

    Join a broad group of community stakeholders for an informational session that brings national experts in to examine developing an Iowa Community Care Coordination solution on Thursday, April 25 in Des Moines.
  • Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

    Please join us for our next SSIG colloquium, on Wednesday, April 24th, from 12-1 p.m. Our speaker will be UI Department of Geography assistant professor Heather Sander.
  • Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

    The University of Iowa Interdisciplinary Health Group held its 14th Annual Student Interdisciplinary Health Research Poster Session on Tuesday, April 23, 2013, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. in the First Floor Atrium, Eckstein Medical Research Building (EMRB).
  • Monday, April 15th, 2013

    Neil deGrasse Tyson will give the 2012-2013 Distinguished Lecture at the University of Iowa Memorial Union on Monday, April 15 at 7:30 p.m. A book sale and signing will follow. This event is free and open to the public.

  • Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

    The documentary film, "The Waiting Room," was screened at the University of Iowa's HNI Auditorium (Room C20) in the Pomerantz Center, on Tuesday, April 9, at 7 p.m. Following, IPR's Ben Kieffer hosted a Q&A discussion w/ director Peter Nicks.
  • Monday, April 8th, 2013

    On four Tuesdays in April, PPC, University and local experts examined hypothetical questions and the unintended consequences of these scenarios in a casual, conversational setting with the 70-100 local citizens and “universitizens” who attended the weekly discussions.  The topics drew thoughtful, animated discussion among the audience – which was the ultimate goal of the series.

  • Monday, April 8th, 2013

    Mental health and disability services redesign is another important issue facing the legislature this session. Issues surrounding mental health and the financing and delivery of services were discussed.
  • Sunday, April 7th, 2013

    PPC Director, Peter Damiano, appeared on the television program "Ethical Perspectives on the News" on April 7 to discuss the recent Supreme Court decision on the Affordable Care Act.

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