Bertha Martin, PhD

Address: 2-300 BSB
Phone: (319) 335-7660

Mentor: Jon Resch, PhD

PhD Institution: University of Iowa, 2020

Research Description



  • Certificate of Teaching Achievement: Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching and Learning (CIRTL) Associate Program (University of Iowa), 2020

  • Certificate of Achievement: Inclusive Excellence by the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (University of Iowa, CCOM),2020

  • Science Mentoring and Diversity Program (SMDP) Scholar 2018-2019 (Murrieta, CA), 2018

  • Mary J.C. Hendrix Outstanding Leadership Award by the Anatomy and Cell Biology Department (University of Iowa), 2017

  • European Meeting on Complement in Human Disease (EMCHD) Travel Award, 2015

  • Southern Regional Education Board (SREB); Institute on Teaching and Mentoring Conference Travel Award, 2015

  • Faculty Women of Color in the Academy National Conference Travel Award, 2014

  • Sloan Mini Grant by The University of Iowa Sloan Center, 2014

  •  Louis Stokes Alliance Minority Program Bridge to Doctorate Fellowship (LSAMP-BD) funded by National Science Foundation. NSF # (HRD-1026102-518741). 2010-2012


  1. Martín B, Smith RJH. C3 Glomerulopathy. Chapter In GeneReviews® [Internet]: Adam MP, Ardinger HH, Pagon RA, Wallace SE, Bean LJH, Stephens K, Amemiya A, editors. Seattle (WA): University of Washington, Seattle; 1993–2020. Available from: Published April 2018. 2007 Jul 20 [updated 2018 Apr 5].

  2. Zhang, Y.; Nester, C. M.; Martín, B.; Skjoedt, M. O.; Meyer, N. C.; Shao, D.; Borsa, N.; Palarasah, Y.; Smith, R. J., Defining the Complement Biomarker Profile of C3 Glomerulopathy. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2014.