News

 
  • Damiano Invested with Endowed Professorship

    Wednesday, October 17th, 2018

    PPC Director Peter Damiano was invested as a Bernstein Chair of Dentistry at the UI College of Dentistry Dean's Dinner on September 7. 
  • Berg on team studying opioid use in rural communities

    Tuesday, October 16th, 2018

    Mark Berg, director of the PPC Crime and Justice Policy Research program, is participating in a study to learn why death from opioid overdose is more prevalent in rural communities across the country than in urban areas. Berg is part of a team of researchers from Iowa State University and Syracuse University, who were awarded a grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to fund the project.

  • Damiano to Receive Underserved Champion Award

    Friday, September 21st, 2018

    Dr. Peter Damiano will be presented with the 2018 Underserved Champion Award by the Iowa Primary Care Association (Iowa PCA), which acknowledges commitment to providing access to quality, affordable health care for all Iowans.

  • Iowa Students Have Unique Learning Opportunity in Hawkeye Poll

    Thursday, September 6th, 2018

    Iowa Political Science students have a unique opportunity this year to learn about surveys in the Hawkeye Poll class

  • Learn More About the CPRDC in Fall Information Sessions

    Wednesday, September 5th, 2018

    Researchers interested in learning about opportunities to use restricted federal data sets are invited to attend an online information session this fall semester. 

  • CPCRN grant represented at Hardin County Back to School Fair

    Tuesday, August 7th, 2018

    A team from the Cancer Prevention and Control Research Network (CPCRN) grant participated in the First Annual Hardin County Back to School Fair. The team hosted a table to inform parents about the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine. Students Gina Chieffo and Lejla Avdic, and research coordinator Felicia Pieper, represented the team.

  • Mueller cited in blog on 2018's Best & Worst States for Health Care

    Monday, August 6th, 2018

    Keith Mueller, Gerhard Hartman Professor and Head, Department of Health Management and Policy at the UI College of Public Health, and PPC Health Policy researcher, was cited as an expert in a recent WalletHub blog on 2018’s Best & Worst States for Health Care.

  • McKernan and Oishi present at IADR in London

    Monday, August 6th, 2018

    Drs. Susan McKernan and Matthew Oishi presented at the 96th General Session and Exhibition of the International Association of Dental Research in London, July 25-28.

  • Wright Presents on Iowa Insurance Market at Brookings Event

    Monday, July 16th, 2018

    Brad Wright represented Iowa in a panel discussion about the individual health insurance marketplace. 

  • Delta Dental Grant Awarded to Kuthy, Reynolds, and McKernan

    Friday, July 13th, 2018

    Delta Dental of Iowa Foundation awarded Drs. Raymond Kuthy, Susan McKernan, and Julie Reynolds a one-year $40,000 grant

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