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University of Iowa Health Care Proposed Strategic Plan

UI Health Care has begun to prepare a new strategic plan that will guide our focus over the next several years. The plan will include initiatives across our tripartite mission of education, research, and patient care, and it will drive our continued success in changing medicine and changing lives.

The draft plan includes recommendations from the recently completed review of the Carver College of Medicine (login required). In conjunction with the university’s strategic planning process, the UI Health Care plan will be finalized by May 1, 2020. Continue reading for more information and how you can contribute to the process.

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Take Part in Planning the Strategic Plan

 
 
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You can always provide feedback about the proposed strategic plan through our web form.

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View The Current Draft of the Plan

The strategic plan is in draft form, and will continue to be edited. You can view the current form of the new strategic plan below.

View Current Draft of Strategic Plan

Steps Forward in Our Planning Process

1. Steering Committee Formed

Steering committee with 7 - 11 members, including co-chairs and organizational/collegiate shared governance.

2. Conduct SWOT Analysis

(Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, Threats) Review the current plan to identify opportunities.

3. Engage Community

Engage with the community via listening sessions, and existing collegiate or organizational committees. Receive feedback about current plan, areas of focus, opportunities for distinctiveness, and issues to address.

4. Steering Committee Draft

The Steering Committee drafts a plan and submits it to the University of Iowa President and Provost. The draft plan is due by February 3rd, 2020.

5. Refine Plan

Receive feedback from the University of Iowa President and Provost. Transition to further refinement of the plan.

6. Finalize Plan

The final plan is submitted to the University of Iowa President and Provost. The final plan is due by May 1st, 2020.

Steering Committee

  • Profile photo of Brooks Jackson, MD, MBA

    Brooks Jackson, MD, MBA


    Vice President for Medical Affairs, Tyrone D. Artz Dean of the Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine

  • Suresh Gunasakaran, MBA

    Suresh Gunasekaran, MBA


    Associate Vice President, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics Chief Executive Officer

  • Catherine S. Bradley, MD, MSCE

    Catherine S. Bradley, MD, MSCE


    Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty Senate

  • Kevin P. Campbell, PhD

    Kevin P. Campbell, PhD


    Chair & DEO, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics

  • Keith D. Carter, MD, FACS

    Keith D. Carter, MD, FACS


    Chair & DEO, Ophthalmology

  • Laurie Gutmann, MD

    Laurie Gutmann, MD


    Clinical Professor of Neurology, CCOM Executive Committee

  • Sara N. Heineman, MGCS, CGC

    Sara N. Heineman, MGCS, CGC


    Genetic Counselor in Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center, Staff Council

  • Denise A. Martinez, MD

    Denise A. Martinez, MD


    Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

  • Hillary O'Brien

    Hillary O'Brien


    Fourth Year Medical Student, Carver College of Medicine Student Government

  • Thomas Pak

    Thomas Pak


    Medical Scientist Training Program, Graduate & Professional Student Government

  • Profile photo of Patricia Winokur, MD

    Patricia Winokur, MD


    Executive Dean, University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine

  • Karen Butler portrait

    Karen Butler


    Chief of Staff, Office of the Vice President for Medical Affairs

Provide Your Feedback

You can always provide feedback about the proposed strategic plan through our web form.