Category: From the Director

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.

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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.

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Satisfaction

Dr. Weiner illustrates the importance of improving patient satisfaction at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, and how to measure it.

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A Laugh, a Smile, and When Medically Permitted, a Hug

Dr. Weiner discusses the importance of togetherness around the holidays, and how its beauty can be applied to patient care.

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Medicine, Roots, and Sunshine

Dr. Weiner describes how the American Clinical and Climatological Association has thrived by sticking to its roots.

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Mutations- Beyond the X-Men

Mutations are the furthest thing from science-fiction. Cancer is a prime example.