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  • Survey Participants Sought for Uncertainty in Relationships Study

    Thursday, February 27th, 2020

    Researchers in the Communication Studies Department and Couple and Family Therapy at the University of Iowa invite you to participate in an online survey that examines emerging adult's uncertainty management and relationships. The purpose of the study is to compare emerging adults who have experienced infidelity in a relationship to emerging adults who have not. Of those who have not experienced an affair, we want to understand how experiences shape perceptions of relationships.

  • Peek-Asa Gives Presidential Lecture

    Monday, February 24th, 2020

    Corinne Peek-Asa, distinguished research fellow in the Transportation and Vehicle Safety and Crime and Justice Policy Research Programs, associate dean for research in the College of Public Health, and professor in the Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, delivered the 37th Annual Presidential Lecture on Sunday, February 16.

  • Student Essay Competition: Hard Won Not Done

    Friday, February 21st, 2020

    The University of Iowa planning committee for the Commemoration of Women's Suffrage Centennial is hosting a student essay competition:

  • Patient-Centered Dental Home Project Gets Additional Funding

    Friday, February 21st, 2020

    The Patient-Centered Dental Home project, led by Julie Reynolds, Peter Damiano, and Susan McKernan, has received $115,000 in additional funding by the DentaQuest Partnership. 

  • Tolbert Offers Alternative to Iowa Caucus in Vox Article

    Monday, February 3rd, 2020

    Caroline Tolbert spoke with Sean Illing of Vox about her book, Why Iowa? How Caucuses and Sequential Elections Improve the Presidential Nominating Process.

  • Askelson's CPCRN Team Contributes to Preventive Medicine

    Tuesday, January 21st, 2020

    Researchers at the UI Cancer Prevention and Control Research Network center contributed to a supplemental issue of Preventive Medicine highlighting disparities in cancer prevention and control.

  • ITS/ISRC Data Science Institute Scheduled for January 6-9, 2020

    Thursday, December 12th, 2019

    The University of Iowa, a pioneer in Informatics research, will offer its data science institute in January and June 2020

  • PPC Staff and Faculty Recognized for Years of Service

    Wednesday, December 11th, 2019

    Several Public Policy Center (PPC) staff and faculty members were recognized for longevity of service at a recent PPC meeting. The awardees are pictured below. Others who were awarded but not in attendance include:

    5 Years

    • Christopher Buresh, senior research fellow, Transportation and Vehicle Safety Policy Research Program
    • Sandra Daack-Hirsch, senior faculty affiliate, Health Policy Research Program

    20 Years

  • Conrad, Heeren, and McKernan win Obermann Grant

    Wednesday, December 11th, 2019

    The Obermann Center for Advanced Studies has awarded an interdisciplinary research grant to Aislinn Conrad, Tessa Heeren, and Susan McKernan for the summer of 2020.

  • Damiano Emcees Distinguished Veterans Awards Ceremony

    Monday, November 18th, 2019

    PPC director Pete Damiano served as the master of ceremonies for the fifth annual Hawkeye Distinguished Veterans Awards ceremony on Thursday, November 14.

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