University of Iowa music therapist PhD student Alaine E. Reschke-Hernández planned and facilitated a study in four Iowa nursing homes to examine the effectiveness of music therapy intervention for people with Alzheimer’s or related dementias.
Carver Charitable Trust commits $12M to biomedical engineering:
The Roy J. Carver Charitable Trust has committed a transformational $12 million grant to fund life-changing research and discoveries in the UI Department of Biomedical Engineering. With this grant, the department will build on its exceptional contributions to the field of pulmonary and respiratory biomedicine.
Former Army pilot now studying accounting to save lives:
Matt Slykhuis saved the lives of injured soldiers by flying them off the battlefields of Afghanistan. A career change to Army hospital administration has brought the Cedar Falls native to the University of Iowa Tippie College of Business to study for a Master in Accountancy.