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Dr. M. Nia Madison receives Minority Trainee Research Forum award

On March 9, 2015, Dr. M. Nia Madison, a postdoctoral fellow in the Okeoma Lab at The University of Iowa, received the Minority Trainee Research Forum (MTRF) Acres of Diamonds Award for her work titled...

Madison featured in national campaign

Dr. M. Nia Madison, postdoctoral research fellow in the Department of Microbiology, has recently been featured in a national campaign by L’Oreal USA For Women in Science. Dr. Madison was one of five p...

Gail Bishop named 2015 Bonazinga Award Winner

The Bonazinga award, named after Marie T. Bonazinga and whose profile is etched into the award, is presented annually to a society of Leukocyte Biology member for excellence in leukocyte biology resea...

Linda Knudtson Honored at Medical Education Celebration Day Breakfast

Linda Knudtson, PhD, pictured here with Patrick Schlievert, PhD, and Carver College of Medicine Dean Debra Schwinn, MD, was presented with a Faculty Award at the ninth annual Medical Education Celebra...

Mahauad Fernandez recipient of Best Poster Award at MCB Retreat

Wadie Mahauad Fernandez, a Molecular & Cellular Biology graduate student in Chioma Okeoma's laboratory, received a Best Poster Award for the poster he presented at the 2014 Interdisciplinary Graduate ...

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...