McGovern Day set for March 2

Dean Barbara J. Stoll invites the Medical School students, faculty, and staff to its McGovern Day Celebration in recognition of the John P. McGovern Foundation’s transformational gift to Medical School in 2015, which helped advance medical training, scientific discovery, and innovation at the school. The celebration begins with a round of speeches and a dessert […]


Dash to lead Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy

Dean Barbara J. Stoll has announced the appointment of Pramod Dash, PhD as the term chair for the Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, effective immediately. Dash is professor and the Nina and Michael Zilkha Distinguished Chair in Neurodegenerative Disease Research. He had previously been serving as interim chair of the Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy. […]


Neuro Seed Grant Program McGovern, Rice announce second round of seed grants

McGovern Medical School and Rice University announce a joint neuro and behavioral seed grant program to encourage new collaborations between Rice and UTHealth researchers. Three grants of up to $60,000 each, to be shared by Rice and UTHealth researchers, will fund initial research into critically important neuro and behavioral-related health problems. The organizers encourage researchers […]


Dean Barbara J. Stoll University of Iowa honors Dean Stoll

Dean Barbara J. Stoll is the 2017 recipient of the Frank H. Morriss, Jr. Leadership Award from the University of Iowa School of Medicine.