What are some of your interests outside of school?:
Volunteering at the Iowa City Free Medical Clinic, Hiking and Camping, Soccer
Who is your most significant mentor?:
Research: Dr. Frederick Domann has been quintessential in the development of my thesis as well as research background.
Clinical: Dr. Patch Adams has influenced my clinical base of practicing medicine
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Are there any challenges you have faced as a graduate student at Iowa?:
The time constraints of completing a thesis as well as numerous publications in a short period of time is a significant undertaking, which required many long nights and early mornings. This is a significant challenge of all graduate students, but the achievement of a PhD completely outweighs the means.