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University of Iowa News Release

March 24, 2005

Pharmacy Students Holding Blood And Bone Marrow Donor Drives

University of Iowa College of Pharmacy students will hold blood and bone marrow donor drives from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, March 28, in the Banker Student Activity Center in the Pharmacy Building.

To set an appointment to give blood, contact Erica Long by e-mail at or register online at For questions regarding eligibility, call the DeGowin Blood Center at UI Hospitals and Clinics at 319-356-2058. For more information on the Iowa Marrow Donor Program, call 319-356-3337.

The event is sponsored by the UI chapter of the American Pharmacists Association's Academy of Students of Pharmacy.

STORY SOURCE: University of Iowa Health Science Relations, 5135 Westlawn, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1178

MEDIA CONTACT: David Pedersen, 319-335-8032,; Writer: Christine Nicholson