CONTACT: LINDSAY RUNYAN
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 335-9585; fax (319) 384-4638
Release: Oct. 29, 2002
NOTE TO EDITORS: Please contact the high school instructor named below for
more information. Tour photos, including captions, are available for your
use at: http://www.uiowa.edu/~hsr/HSR_photos1.html.
Walnut Ridge Baptist Academy students tour UI Health Sciences Campus Oct.
Students from Walnut Ridge Baptist Academy toured the University of Iowa
Health Sciences Campus October 28 in Iowa City.
The students, from instructor Tom Wagners Advanced Biology class, visited
the UI MRI Unit, UI Cardiovascular Center, UI Medical Museum, UI Blood Bank,
UI Burn Treatment Center and the UI Department of Anatomy.
Student group tours of the health sciences campus allow visitors to view
laboratories and clinics, learn about scientific advances and see demonstrations
of cutting-edge medical technology used by UI faculty and staff. This semester,
nearly 20 student groups from across the Midwest will visit the UI Health
University of Iowa Health Care describes the partnership between the
UI Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine and UI Hospitals and Clinics
and the patient care, medical education and research programs and services
they provide. Visit UI Health Care online at www.uihealthcare.com.