Our Sites

Iowa City

Faculty at our VAQS site are sought after for their expertise in research methods and specific content. Expertise includes nurse-physician communication, rural health, infection control, pharmacy and statistical methods. In addition, expertise in implementation methods is sought in the areas of mental health care delivery, novel clinical programs, hospital medicine and transitions of care, and healthcare administration.

Fellows come to our VAQS site to gain an expertise in locally driven quality improvement and access to VA data sources and expertise.

Our program site is known for a robust research infrastructure to support fellows in their scholarly endeavors whether they follow traditional health-services careers or healthcare delivery and QI.

Senior Faculty Scholars

Hilary Mosher, MD, MFA

hilary.mosher@va.gov

Amany Farag, PhD, RN

amany-farag@uiowa.edu

Second Year Fellows

Amy Brown, LCSW

Nicole Loew, PhD, RN

Hiroyuki Suzuki, MD

First Year Fellows

Teresa Judge-Ellis, DNP, ARNP, FNP-BC, PMHNP-BC, FAAN

Jennifer Powers, MD

Takaaki Kobayashi, MD

Iowa City – Rural Scholars

Senior Faculty Scholars

Sherry Brewer, MD, IFMCP

Jaime Wilson, DNP, RN PCCN-K

Jaime.wilson@va.gov

Project Coordinator

Delanie Hurst

delanie.hurst@va.gov

Second Year Fellows

Karla miller, MD

Ashley Stillwell, DO

Alumni

2019

Jaime Wilson, DNP, RN, PCCN-K

Harry Porterfield, DO

Melissa Swee, MD

2018

Aref Bin Abdulhak, MD

Stephanie Edmonds, RN, PhD

2017

Ethan Kuperman, MD

2016

Joshua Buck, MD

Kirstin Manges, RN, BAN

2015

Jacinda Bunch, MSN, RN

Courtney Olmsted, MD

Yolanda Villalvazo, MD

2014

Michihiko Goto, MD

Daniel Lose, BSN

Hilary Mosher, MD

2013

Arwa Aburizik, MD

Patricia Groves, PhD

Ashish Malhotra, MBBS

2011

Victoria Steelman, PhD, RN

Michael Ohl, MD

2010

Archana Laxmisan, MD

2009

Jorge Go, MD

2008

Jaclyn Anderson, D.O.

Katrina Cannon, MD

Ann Curtis, MD

Rajil Karnani, MD

2007

Thad Abrams, MD

2006

Ioana Popescu, MD

Kent Ray, D.O

2002 

Bill Barry, MD

Craig Clark, D.O.

Chitra Komal Jaipaul, MD

2001

Peter Kaboli, MD