University of Iowa

Iowa Impact: O'Brien County

117 University of Iowa alumni live in O'Brien County.

Students, faculty and staff at the University of Iowa come from all of Iowa’s 99 counties. While the students stay on campus only for a short period, the influence they have back in their communities lasts a lifetime. These are the doctors, nurses, librarians, lawyers, pharmacists and much more that you interact with every day. By utilizing the education and experiences they received at the University of Iowa, your Hometown Hawkeyes are able to create a positive economic impact within their hometowns and across the state.

O'Brien County

Did you know UI practicing alumni in O'Brien County include:

6

Educators

1

Physicians

2

Dentists

23

Nurses

2

Pharmacists

Other alumni in O'Brien County include:

17

Business

10

Education

1

Engineering

44

Liberal Arts & Sciences

15

Graduate College

1

Public Health

6

Law

UI Students from O'Brien County

There are 23 students from O'Brien County currently enrolled at the University of Iowa.
Tippie College of Business2
College of Dentistry1
College of Education3
Graduate College1
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences11
College of Medicine1
College of Nursing2
College of Pharmacy1
University College1

How the UI impacts your neighborhood in O'Brien County

Last year, the UI supported 9 local companies with purchases of $24,613.

Healthcare Connections in O'Brien County

Patient Visits to The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics: 125

Number of tests performed by the State Hygienic Lab: 1,182

28 clinical tests. The primary mission of the Disease Control Division is to test human specimens, food and water for diseases of public health significance to protect the citizens of Iowa.

82 environmental tests. The Environmental Health Division routinely monitors private and public drinking water, private wells, streams and lakes, wastewater, air, soil and food for contaminants of potential environmental and public health concern.

1,072 newborn screenings. The Newborn Screening section identifies infants at risk for more than 50 inherited conditions by testing a small blood spot obtained from a simple heel-stick shortly after birth.

O'Brien County I-Club