Office of Research

The Office of Research in the UI Carver College of Medicine oversees 250 laboratories that annually secure more than $200 million in external funding.

Academic Departments in the UI Carver College of Medicine

You'll find links to residency program descriptions, faculty listings and research activities for each of our academic departments.

Research at Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center

The Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center is working to discover more about the origins, prevention, development and treatment of cancer. We are focused on translating research advances in the laboratory to advances in patient care.

Nursing Research

University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics nursing staff members conduct research independently and in collaboration with the UI College of Nursing. Their efforts are coordinated by the Nursing Research Committee.

Clinical Trials

UI Hospitals & Clinics faculty and staff conduct clinical trials and research studies in need of qualified participants. As an institution, we believe that bench research makes a difference in bedside medicine. We invite your inquiries concerning eligibility of patients for our clinical trials, including cancer trials conducted by members of the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center.

Academic Library Resources

The Hardin Library for the Health Sciences houses a superb research collection of modern and historical works from the health sciences.

Research Collaboration

UI Health Care researchers actively participate in research projects with colleagues throughout the world. Many of the activities of our researchers are coordinated through the services of the Institute for Clinical and Translational Science.

Conflict of Interest

Conflict of Interest enforces regulations to assure appropriate relationships between UI Health Care staff and business interests.