Profiles of Some Alumni


Profiles of Genetics Alumni

Natalie Gilbert (BS, 2015)

  • PhD Student in Horvath Lab, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL

Lillian Howard, MS, CGC (BS, 2015)

  • Certified Genetic Counselor, Neurology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA

Jay Hoch (BS, 2013)

  • Agriculture Industry Specialist, Wells Fargo, Pella and Knoxville, IA

Ben Janson, MD (BS, Microbiology and Genetics, 2012)

  • MD, Johns Hopkins, 2016, Ophthalmology Resident, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA

Mackenzie Reed, MS, PA-C (BS, 2011)

  • Physician Assistant in Family Medicine, Mayo Clinic, MN

Joy Carroll, MD (BS, 2010)

  • Ophthalmologist, McFarland Eye Clinic, Ames, Iowa

Audrey Norby, MS, CGC (BS, 2007)

  • Prenatal Genetic Counselor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Michael O'Neal (BS, 2007)

  • PhD student, Department of Molecular Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Carol Fassbinder-Orth, PhD (BS, 2003)

  • Assistant Professor of Biology, Creighton University, Omaha, NE

Laura Hatfield, PhD (BS, 2003)

  • Assistant Professor of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Cicely Schramm, PhD (BS, 2003)

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Pharmacology, University of California at San Diego, CA

Sara Brenner, MD, MPH (BS, 2002)

  • Associate Professor of Nanobioscience, SUNY College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering, Albany, NY

Nupur Ghoshal, MD, PhD (BS, 1995)

  • Assistant Professor, Washington University at St. Louis School of Medicine, Neurology, ISU Outstanding Young Alumnus 2014

Daniel Kliebenstein, PhD (BS, 1993)

  • Professor of Plant Sciences, University of California at Davis, CA