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Anatomy and Cell Biology Annual Awards Ceremony and Reception

Six high achievers were honored at this year’s Anatomy and Cell Biology Spring Awards Ceremony and Reception held on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 in the MacEwen Conference Room. These students began the ...

Tiffany Smith Defends Masters Thesis

Tiffany Smith successfully passed her M.S. examination on Friday, April 11, 2014, in the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology. Her thesis title was "Use of Zebrafish to test candidate genes and muta...

Jennifer Streeter Defends Thesis

Rutkowski featured on KCRG

The laboratory of Thomas Rutkowski was recently featured on KCRG for their work on protein development with implications for liver cancer. View the video here.

Van Schaeffer Defends Masters Thesis

Gilbert (Van) Schaeffer successfully passed his M.S. examination on Monday, November 25, 2013, in the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology. His thesis title was "Endothelial agonists stimulate VWF r...

ACB Faculty Recognized on Medical Education Celebration Day

Each year the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine hosts the Medical Education Celebration Day, which recognizes faculty members nominated by each academic department who play a key role in m...

Xiao Li Defends Thesis

Xiao Li successfully passed his Ph.D. examination on Friday, November 15, 2013, in the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology. His thesis title was "The Molecular Mechanisms of PITX2 in Craniofacial D...

Department recognizes years of service

Every December Anatomy and Cell Biology honor departmental faculty and staff who have reached a landmark in their years of service with our department and the University of Iowa. This reception was he...

Deeded Body Coordinator Retires

(Photo Right: Left to Right): Mortician, Maurice Link; Mortician, Dennis Mickelson; Deeded Body Program Coordinator, Darrell Wilkins; and Mortician, Pat Elbertson.

Graduate Students, Zhao Sun, Peterson Maina and Jung Park, Defend Comprehensive Examination

Graduate student Zhao Sun (left in photo) successfully passed his comprehensive examination on Wednesday, August 21, 2013 in the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology. The title of his proposal was "...

Deeded Body Program Memorial Service 2013

The Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology at the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Deeded Body Program, held its annual memorial service for those individuals whose bodies we utilized fo...

Jesse Riordan Defends Thesis

Jesse Riordan successfully passed his Ph.D. examination on Friday, July 19, 2013, in the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology. His thesis title was "A Forward Genetics Approach to Identify Molecular...

Angela Arensdorf Defends Thesis

Angela Arensdorf successfully passed her Ph.D. examination on Tuesday, July 16, 2013, in the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology. Her thesis title was "The Mechanisms and Consequences of Gene Suppr...

Dr. Nathan Swailes receives the M1 Teacher of the Year Award.

Dr. Nathan Swailes, Lecturer, received the “M1 Teacher of the Year Award.” This award is voted on by first year medical students. Nathan participates in Medical Gross Anatomy as a lecturer and laborat...

Dr. Darren Hoffmann receives D1 Teacher of the Year Award

Dr. Darren Hoffmann, Course Director and Lecturer, received the “D1 Teacher of the Year Award.” This award is voted on by first year Dental students. Darren received the award from the D1 class on Apr...

Amy Guimaraes Young Defends Comps

MSTP graduate student, Amy Guimaraes Young, successfully passed her comprehensive examination on March 4, 2013 in the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology. The title of her proposal was "Investigati...

Graduate students win travel awards

Three of the six Molecular and Cellular Biology Retreat travel awards were presented to students in Anatomy and Cell Biology Laboratories. Christopher Groen (Tootle Lab) received an award for his outs...

Dr. Nathan Swailes receives award

Dr. Nathan Swailes was recognized for his outstanding contributions to Medical Education at this year's Medical Education Celebration Awards Breakfast held on November 8.

Dr. Adam Dupuy receives award

Adam Dupuy, Ph.D., Associate Professor in the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, has won the Donald D. Dorfman Research Award from the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center. Dr. Dupuy won for his wo...

Department recognizes years of service

On December 12th, 2012, the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology held its annual Years of Service Recognition Ceremony, honoring faculty and staff who have reached a landmark year in their service t...