Building Update

The new University of Iowa Children’s Hospital will be designed as a healing environment that improves the health and well-being of children and their families. Plans include expanding existing programs and developing new services on-site and throughout Iowa to meet the current and future needs of Iowa’s children.

Learn about our new building


Will's Story

At just 9 months old, Will was diagnosed with early-onset scoliosis (EOS). Fortunately, repeated growing rod surgeries for Will and other EOS patients are becoming a thing of the past. Learn about the newly available technology called the MAGEC (MAGnetic Expansion Control) Spinal Growing Rod.

Radiothon Host experiences UI Children's Hospital as a Patient's Father

“When we do interviews for our Children’s Miracle Network radiothon each year, there is one phrase that each family says at some point – We never thought it would be us. You never prepare yourself for illness or an accident to happen to your kids. It’s the same way with our family." – Ryan Brainard from 98.1 KHAK

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