Pathology

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Faculty Promotions

Congratulations Deqin Ma, MD, PhD, who has been promoted to Clinical Associate Professor of Pathology and to Matthew Krasowski, MD, PhD, and Annette Schlueter, MD, PhD, who have been promoted to Clini...

Welcome New Externs, Fellows and Residents

The Department of Pathology welcomes our new externs, fellows and residents. Please click on a link below to access their information.

Resident and Fellow Farewell Dinner Award Presentations

The 9th annual Department of Pathology Resident and Fellow Farewell Dinner was held Friday, June 17, 2016. Approximately 85 people attended to celebrate the accomplishments of the graduating trainees....

Dr. Kevin L. Legge Receives National Institutes of Health (NIH) Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Award (R21)

Dr. Kevin L. Legge received a two-year NIH R21 grant entitled, 'Chronic Alcohol Alteration of Influenza-Specific CD8 T Cell Immunity and Protection'. Dr. Legge's laboratory is investigating how chroni...

2016 MAGS Distinguished Thesis Award in the Biological and Life Sciences

Nicholas Borcherding BS, MS, recently received the University of Iowa L.B. Sims Outstanding Master’s Thesis Award in the Biological Sciences for his thesis entitled “Non-canonical WNT Signaling in Bre...

ASCLS - IA Winners

UIHC Department of Pathology / ASCLS - IA Winners

Nitin Karandikar, MD, PhD, Receives an NIH R01 Grant Award

Dr. Nitin Karandikar received a five-year $3.7 million NIH R01 grant entitled, 'Immune Dysregulation During Multiple Sclerosis Relapse'. Dr. Karandikar’s laboratory is focused on understanding the imm...

Renee Eigsti and Dylan Crebs receive Iowa Association of Pathologists Awards

Special Achievement in Pathology Award

Emily Fuller, MS, PA, receives UIHC "Excellence in Interprofessional Education and Practice" Award

Emily Fuller, the Surgical Pathology Laboratory Supervisor-Pathologist's Assistant, was one of six recipients of the 2016 UIHC "Excellence in Interprofessional Education and Practice" Award. This awar...

Craig Dunseth, MD and Angela Wu, MD will serve as Co-Chief Residents for 2016-17

When asked to describe the role of a chief resident, Craig Dunseth, MD and Angela Wu, MD both use terms like “facilitator”, “leader”, and “motivator”.  Since assuming Pathology Co-Chief Resident roles...

Zeb Zacharias, recipient of a 2016 American Association of Immunologists (AAI) Trainee Abstract Award and Levitt Center Travel Award

Congratulations to Zeb Zacharias, who is a recipient of both a 2016 American Association of Immunologists (AAI) Trainee Abstract Award as well as Levitt Center Travel Award. Zeb, a 2015-2016 AAI Caree...

Dr. Mathur receives Paul E. Strandjord Young Investigator Award

Left to Right:Annette Schlueter, MD, PhD | Gagan Mathur, MD | Michael Knudson, MD, PhD

Dr. Lubomir Turek Appointed Professor Emeritus

Dr. Lubomir (“Luboš”) Turek retired from the Department of Pathology of The University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine and from the Iowa City VA Medical Center on March 2, 2016 after an illustrious...

Drs. Mangalam and Sinha awarded the AAI Early Career Faculty Travel Grant

Congratulations to Drs. Mangalam and Sinha, recipients of a 2016 AAI Early Career Faculty Travel Grant. This grant will assist them in attending the AAI annual meeting this May in Seattle, Washington.

Dr. Siegfried Janz Receives an American Society of Hematology (ASH) Bridge Grant Award

Dr. Siegfried “Siggy” Janz has received a 12-month, $150K Bridge Fund Award from the American Society of Hematology (ASH), effective March 1, 2016.  The award supports the re-submission of a R01 resea...

Solving a mystery in Cystic Fibrosis research

Cystic Fibrosis (CF) is a life-limiting disease that is caused by mutations in the CF transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR). People with CF are susceptible to recurring airway infections that cau...

Dr. Weizhou Zhang Receives an NIH R01 grant award from the National Cancer Institute

Dr. Weizhou Zhang received a five-year NIH R01 grant entitled, 'Obesity, Inflammation and Breast Cancer'. Dr. Zhang and collaborator Dr. Fayyaz Sutterwala are investigating obesity-driven breast cance...

Dr. Chen Zhao receives an American Cancer Society Institutional Research Grant Award

Dr. Chen Zhao has received a grant from the American Cancer Society Institutional Research Seed Grant Program. The grant was awarded by the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center for the project entitled,...

Dr. David Meyerholz Receives Grant Funding from Children’s Tumor Foundation

Dr. David Meyerholz and colleagues at the University of Iowa, Sanford Health and the University of Arizona have received a major award from the Children’s Tumor Foundation to develop a porcine model o...

Dr. Fred Dee Receives an Innovations in Teaching with Technology Award

Dr. Fred Dee, and fellow co-investigators Dr. Nathan Swailes and Dr. Kathleen Andersen have received a teaching innovation award from the Iowa Academic Technologies Advisory Council for a project enti...

Active Grant Awards

One of the core missions for the Department of Pathology is the provision of basic research.  When National Institutes of Health or other research grants are awarded, faculty are recognized with the d...

Recent Pathology Publications

Pathology recognizes faculty, fellows, residents, and staff who provide scholarly input on peer-reviewed journal articles.  Updated information is posted on the newest publications representing the de...