University of Iowa

Health Care Services

Health Services

Wee Talk Together

Wee Talk Together is a family-focused intervention program for young children with language delays. Not only do children ages 36 months or younger receive therapy in the Wendell Johnson Speech and Hearing Clinic or during home visits, but parents and caregivers become part of the therapy team as they learn techniques and explore ways to use materials to promote language development outside the Clinic. Children receive individual therapy sessions, designed to focus attention on each child’s needs.

Iowa KidSight

Iowa KidSight is a joint project of the Lions Clubs of Iowa and the University of Iowa Children's Hospital, Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences, dedicated to enhancing the early detection and treatment of vision impairments in young children (target population 6 months of age through kindergarten) in Iowa communities through screening and public education. The goals of the project are: - Objectively screen vision in infants and young children throughout all of Iowa's 99 counties -- for FREE. - Educate the public about the risk of undetected vision loss.

Community Health Seminars

Community seminars present the latest and bet information on health topics that matter to you and your family. They are for anyone interested in staying health, preventing illness, or living and thriving with conditions that affect them or a family member. You'll get reliable, easy-to-understand information, as well as practical advice based on the latest advances in medicine. Our presenters are experts in their fields, many of them involved in scientific research in addition to compassionate patient care.

UI Mobile Clinic

The Mobile Clinic is an interdisciplinary health sciences student organization founded to provide free health screening, prevention, education and basic health services to under served populations in and around Iowa City. Located on this site is information on clinic dates, health care resources located throughout eastern Iowa, and instructions on how to volunteer with The University of Iowa Mobile Clinic.

Student Society of Health-System Pharmacists (UI-SHP)

UI-SHP is the University of Iowa Student Society of Health-System Pharmacists. It is a recognized student society of the national organization, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP). UI-SHP is assists community members by providing health care services such as medication safety presentations and immunization clinics.

Operation Immunization

This program is an immunization education campaign designed to increase the public's knowledge of immunizations while raising the number of adults receiving immunizations. Participants include all of the APhA-ASP chapters with the help of trained practitioners and other healthcare professionals trained and certified to give immunizations. While Operation Immunization is designed to benefit the public, your college campus is a great place to begin raising immunization rates and increasing awareness.