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Christiaansen receives Careers in Immunology Fellowship

Microbiology graduate student Allison Christiaansen has been awarded one of 37 inaugural New Careers in Immunology Fellowships from the American Association of Immunologists. The program provides inde...

Salgado-Pabón winner at 40th Anniversary Abboud Cardiovascular Research Center International Symposium poster session

Wilmara Salgado-Pabón, PhD, received the junior faculty first place prize for the poster she presented at the 40th Anniversary Abboud Cardiovascular Research Center International Symposium poster sess...

Flack defends PhD thesis

Caralyn Flack successfully defended her PhD thesis, "Mutagenesis and structural analysis of the Staphylococcus aureus sae two-component system reveals the intricate nature of virulence regulation," on...

Craig D. Ellermeier, PhD, Promoted

Craig D. Ellermeier, PhD, was promoted to Associate Professor with tenure effective July 1, 2014. Dr. Ellermeier joined The University of Iowa Department of Microbiology in August 2007.

Okeoma research highlighted in Microbe Post

Cheoma Okeoma's research was highlighted in the Society for General Microbiology's blog, Microbe Post, on August 6, 2014.

SSTP student in Okeoma lab wins Best Imagery Award

On July 25, 2014, Aidan Wang of Mercer Island High School in Mercer Island, WA, was awarded the Belin-Blank Center, Secondary Student Training Program (SSTP) Best Imagery Award for his research poster...

UI Immunology Community Featured in Immunologic Research

The University of Iowa Immunology community was featured in the August 2014 issue of Immunologic Research. This demonstrates the strength and interdisciplinary nature of Immunology at Iowa.

Summer programs offer research experience to undergraduates

The Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine is welcoming 150 undergraduate students this summer to participate in the college’s many research programs. These summer programs offer participant...