Monday, November 5th, 2018
This year's Hawkeye Poll results aligned very closely with the Des Moines Register's poll on the Iowa Gubernatorial race.
Monday, October 29th, 2018
On October 25, the University of Iowa Lecture Committee hosted U.S. Senator Ben Sasse of Nebraska, and the PPC co-sponsored the event.
Thursday, October 18th, 2018
Peter Damiano, Julie Reynolds, Susan McKernan, and Ray Kuthy developed the first standardized definition of the patient-centered dental home. Health Services Research is one of the top health policy/health services research journals in the country.
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.
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.
Friday, September 21st, 2018
Dr. Peter Damiano was 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.
Thursday, September 6th, 2018
Iowa Political Science students have a unique opportunity this year to learn about surveys in the Hawkeye Poll class
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.
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.
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.