May 13, 2010
At A Glance
UI Museum of Natural History children's book reading focuses on ducks
The University of Iowa Museum of Natural History "Story-time Explorers" series continues Sunday, May 16, with children's book readings about ducks.
University of Iowa Health Care - Muscatine opens May 17
University of Iowa Health Care - Muscatine opens Monday, May 17, at 3465 Mulberry Ave. in Muscatine. The facility welcomes new and existing patients and provides improved and expanded services:
--Family medicine services are offered 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.
--Dialysis services are offered 5 a.m. - 6:30 p.m., Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
--Additional specialty outreach services for heart and lung care will be offered beginning in June.
--UI QuickCare, a walk-in clinic designed to treat minor illness and injuries during the evening and Saturdays, will be available at UI Health Care - Muscatine later this summer.
In addition, UI Health Care will continue to provide specialty services for cancer at Trinity Muscatine.
UI Health Care has provided services and partnered with local providers and hospital facilities in the Muscatine area since the early 1970s to deliver high-quality patient care.
For more information, call 563-263-0339 or visit http://www.uihealthcare.com/muscatine. Additional informational also is available at http://www.news-releases.uiowa.edu/2010/March/031210uihealthcare-muscatine.html.
UI offers workshops for social workers in Iowa City, Des Moines
The University of Iowa School of Social Work in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences is offering the following workshops for the professional development of social workers and those working in human services.
--"Cultural Competence for the Seasoned Social Worker," Friday, June 11, UI Pappajohn Education Center, Des Moines. Speakers: Raygena Curry, MSW, LISW, Eileen Swoboda, MSW, LISW.
--"Social Work Ethics: Protecting Professional Relationships, Practicing Ethical Decision Making," Friday, July 9, UI School of Social Work, North Hall, Iowa City. Speaker: David Rust, MSW, LISW.
--"Creative Writing: Applications in the Helping Professions," Friday, July 23 through Monday, July 26, UI School of Social Work, North Hall, Iowa City. Speakers: Ellen Szabo; Mercedes Bern-Klug, Ph.D., M.S.W., M.A.
Continuing education credits are available for social workers. For more information, e-mail email@example.com or call 319-335-3750. Registration forms are available at http://www.uiowa.edu/~socialwk/ProfessionalDevelopment.
Campus events are searchable on the UI Master Calendar: http://calendar.uiowa.edu.
Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all UI-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation to participate in a program, please contact the sponsoring department in advance.