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February 2018


Alumnus named to Hall of Fame

George Caldwell will be inducted posthumously into the Health Care Hall of Fame at a ceremony March 26.


Nominations open for 2018 Outstanding Alumni Awards

The college is now accepting nominations for the 2018 College of Public Health Outstanding Alumni Awards.


Class Notes

Keep tabs on the careers of your classmates, and keep us posted on yours!

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Alumna co-leads #KeepKidsCovered campaign

Rachel Nash recently helped lead a national social media campaign to advocate for the extension and funding of the Children’s Health Insurance Program.


In memoriam:
Dr. Frank Lisella

2010 Outstanding Alumni Award winner Frank Lisella, 81, died Jan. 18 of cancer.


Boysen begins as president, CEO of Samaritan Health

Alumnus Doug Boysen recently assumed the role of president and CEO of Samaritan Health Services in Oregon.


Comments sought for CEPH reaccreditation

Faculty, staff, students, alumni, the practice community and others are invited to provide feedback on the college to the Council on Education for Public Health.


UI names Michael Pentella as interim SHL director

Epidemiology Prof. Michael Pentella has been named interim director of the State Hygienic Laboratory at the University of Iowa.


Medicaid expansion article named top pick for 2017

An article by Profs. Natoshia Askelson and Brad Wright was selected by the editor of Health Affairs as one of the top ten articles for 2017.


CPH students featured in UI ‘Dare to Discover’ campaign

CPH student researchers are featured in the 2018 Dare to Discover banner series produced by the UI Office of the Vice President for Research and Economic Development.


Alumni Directory

Keep up with your classmates with our new College of Public Health Alumni Directory.

Alumni are listed by name, degrees earned, town of residence and email address.

Alumni have the option of adding employer, job title, employment sector and LinkedIn page.

You can use this form to update and/or add additional information to your listing, and you can use this form to have your listing removed.



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