Thornell receives APS New Investigator Award

Ian Thornell, PhD, research assistant professor in Pulmonary, Critical Care and Occupational Medicine, received the Cellular & Molecular Physiology Section New Investigator Award from the American Physiological Society (APS).

Thornell’s research investigates the mechanisms behind ion transportation across epithelia and its influence on physiology and disease. His work is no stranger to recognition. Since coming to Iowa, Thornell received the Gilead Sciences Research Scholar in Cystic Fibrosis, and two Postdoctoral Research Awards, one from APS and another from the Iowa Physiological Society.

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