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Angela Holmes

Magazine and Special Projects Editor

Angela has nearly 25 years of journalism experience, covering everything from football and food to fires and floods in three states – Iowa, Kansas and Missouri. She joined the Corridor Business Journal in December 2012 where she has compiled the weekly lists, coordinated the daily email updates and developed several new magazines, among other duties, such as leading the newsroom in song on production day. She graduated from the University of Northern Iowa in 1993 with a bachelor’s in English. She lives in Vinton with her husband, Jeff; son, Sage; and two cats, Clyde and Cash.
Posted on February 9, 2018 New – and familiar – challenges in academic medicine

By Brooks Jackson / Guest Column It’s been just a little over two months since I joined University of Iowa Health Care. It’s been an accelerated learning curve getting to know the names and faces and the myriad r... Read More

Posted on January 4, 2018 Veteran suicide – a problem solved with community solutions

By Judith Johnson-Mekota / Guest Column As we enter the new year, the holidays are behind us and the gatherings with friends and family are receding into memories. Our vigilance about suicide, however, needs to remain sharp.  People who struggl... Read More

Posted on December 11, 2017 Crisis Center reaches goal for food bank warehouse expansion

The Crisis Center in Iowa City recently reached its goal to raise $45,000 for its food bank warehouse expansion project on #GivingTuesday. University of Iowa Community Credit Union has matched this amount. Warehouse construction is set to begin... Read More

Posted on December 11, 2017 Innovative Protein in Marion to offer a healthy shot of coffee

Marion Chamber Ambassadors will host a ribbon cutting at noon Dec. 12 celebrating the opening of Innovative Protein & Coffee Bar, 901 Tower Terrace Road, Ste. 100. The new Coffee Bar, opened by Innovative Aesthetics in September, includes a... Read More

Posted on December 11, 2017 UI researchers help launch clinical study of balloon catheter

University of Iowa researchers are helping launch a clinical study of a new medical solution that could dramatically change the way urethral strictures are treated.
The Optilume drug-coated balloon (DCB), developed by Urotronic... Read More

Posted on December 5, 2017 MediRevv announces partnership with California-based company

MediRevv, a national revenue cycle management company based in Coralville, and St. Joseph Heritage Healthcare (Heritage), a statewide physician practice management organization based in Anaheim, California, announce a new partnership. Under thi... Read More

Posted on December 5, 2017 UI researchers use nanoparticles to target endometrial cancer

Tumor-targeting nanoparticles loaded with a drug that makes cancer cells more vulnerable to chemotherapy's toxicity could be used to treat an aggressive and often deadly form of endometrial cancer, according to new research by the University of Io... Read More

Posted on December 5, 2017 Bicycle gadgets and accessories open house Dec. 8

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Posted on December 4, 2017 Managing your company’s cost of health care

By Shane Cerone | Guest Column Few would dispute that the cost of health care is spiraling out of control at a pace that is consuming the discretionary income of businesses and families alike. Read More

Posted on November 20, 2017 UnityPoint Health – Cedar Rapids to build skilled nursing facility

UnityPoint Health - Cedar Rapids is expanding its footprint on the northeast side of Cedar Rapids near Council Street and Tower Terrace by building a new skilled nursing and rehabilitation facility.
The new 46,420-square-foot s... Read More

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