News from Holden


Faculty awarded ASC seed grant through Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center

Two early-career scientists have each been awarded a one-year, $30,000 American Cancer Society Institutional Research Grant through Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center at the UI.

UI Health Care designated first Pheo Para Cancer Center of Excellence in Iowa and surrounding states

Pheo Para Alliance has designated University of Iowa Health Care as a Center of Excellence for pediatric and adult cancers, the first designation made in Iowa and the surrounding states.

From the Director

Congratulations to Dr. Raymond Hohl

Dr. Raymond Hohl departs from Holden to become the director of the Penn State Hershey Cancer Institute. In light of this, Dr. Weiner highlights his greatest accomplishments at Iowa.

From the Director

Collaboration in Isolation to Address Our Mission

In the pandemic, it's more important than ever to collaborate with our peers.

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Reducing the Burden of Cancer

Dr. Weiner describes how we can increase the rapid progress of cancer research.

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Hit Me with Your Best Shot- External Advisory Boards

Dr Weiner demonstrates how advisory board meetings organize research efforts and lead to advances.

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Addressing Complex, Painful, Inescapable Truths

Cancer research can be painful, not unlike filling out our taxes.

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Thriving in a Matrix

Cancer research is a three-dimensional matrix comprised of departments, programs, and groups. Dr. Weiner explains how to stand out in this environment.