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Across the nation, a serious shortage of psychiatrists

...telepsychiatry.The workforce shortage "is here to stay," said Dr. Michael Flaum, a professor of psychiatry at the University of Iowa."We're going to have to do business differently, and in my view that's not a bad thing," Flaum said...
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Kenai's Ostrander wins Nike Cross Nationals

...Davis' (Madison, Wisconsin) mother, Nan (Doak) Davis, was a six-time All-American distance runner at the University of Iowa and an NCAA champion in the 10,000. Her father, Barry, is an Olympic silver medalist in wrestling.
Five Good Reads: John Morgan

...City, John Morgan studied with Robert Lowell at Harvard, where he won the Hatch Prize for Lyric Poetry. At the University of Iowa Writers Workshop, he was awarded the Academy of American Poets' Prize. In 1976, Morgan moved with his family...
Alaska Science Forum: Villager's remains led to 1918 flu breakthrough

...what he describes as "the most lethal organism in the history of man."Hultin was studying microbiology at the University of Iowa in 1949 when a virologist there mentioned that the key to understanding the long-gone Spanish flu of 1918 may be...
Empire editorial: Polar history sent to the scrap yard

...through an icepack to establish another U.S. base.? While aboard the Glacier, Dr. James Van Allen of the University of Iowa in 1958 discovered "The Van Allen Belt," a radiation belt of high-energy particles, mainly protons and electrons...
Parnell elevates Appeals judge to Supreme Court

...Juneau and Judge Trevor N. Stephens of Ketchikan.Bolger first moved to Alaska in 1978. He graduated from the University of Iowa with a bachelor's degree in economics and a juris doctorate. He began his Alaskan legal career in Dillingham as...
Bryant to play Div. 1 hoops

...Bryant's name to head coach Tom Davis, who joined Drake in 2003 after establishing himself as the winningest coach in University of Iowa history in 13 years with the Hawkeyes. Bryant said that although he didn't work out for the Drake coaches on the...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...of Northbrook and has been a sports junkie since forever, a broadcaster beginning in high school and later at the University of Iowa. Then came gofer jobs at NBC and ESPN, and eventual advancement. On ESPN's SportsCentury he achieves a decent...
State Briefs

...was asked by the White House not to say much about his nomination until after he is confirmed. He first came to Alaska with the Army in 1972 and was stationed at Fort Greely. He later earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Iowa.
In tune with Alaska

...mentors."Trostel also cites symphony conductor, William LaRue Jones, now director of orchestral studies at the University of Iowa, and Jones' own mentor as big influences, adding that every conductor he's ever played under as a musician has...


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