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CCOM Spotlight on Current & Future Research

These quarterly short-talk seminars, hosted by Dr. Brooks Jackson, Vice President for Medical Affairs and Dean of the Carver College of Medicine, will feature a small number of presentations by CCOM investigators invited by Dr. Jackson to share research ideas, discoveries and a discussion of their current work and future plans for realizing their research aims.  

This will be a hybrid event with attendance either in-person or via Zoom.  Please contact Sonya Housholder at com-reearch@uiowa.edu for the Zoom link.


Ashutosh Mangalam, PhD

Associate Professor of Pathology
"A Gut Feeling in Multiple Sclerosis: Breaking Down the Role of the Microbiome"

Krystal Parker, PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
"Cerebellar Modulation of Thalamocortical Circuitry"

Gail Bishop, PhD

Professor of Microbiology and Immunology
"Molecular Regulation of Lymphocyte Activation"

Joseph Cullen, MD

Professor of Surgery
"Pharmacological Ascorbate as a Radiosensitizer/Radioprotector"



Monday, December 6, 2021, 4:00pm, Location TBD
Monday, March 7, 2022, 5:00pm, Location TBD

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Sonya Housholder in advance at (319)335-8587 or sonya-housholder@uiowa.edu