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Lucas Casten joined the Michaelson Lab to lead our study of the Genetics of Twice-Exceptionality this past August. So far he's really getting this research off to a great start and we're really enjoying having him in the lab! Read his Q&A below to learn more.
Congratulations to our very own Dr. Jacob Michaelson! He has just accepted the position of division chair in the newly-expanded Division of Computational and Molecular Psychiatry within the Department of Psychiatry here at the University of Iowa.
Allow us to introduce Matthias Richter, a student from Germany who is currently working in the Michaelson Lab through the RISE program! We had just a few questions for Matthias about his time in Iowa... 
Congratulations to lab members Ethan Bahl and Leo Brueggeman! These graduate students both recently won awards for their individual research projects at the University of Iowa’s Annual Genetics Retreat Poster Presentation.
Tune into Episode 27 of the Illumina Genetics Podcast to hear Dr. Jake Michaelson talk about the genetics of psychiatric conditions!

#FunFactFridays

Did you know that autism was first described by Dr. Leo Kanner in 1943? He reported on 11 children who showed a marked lack of interest in other people, but a highly unusual interest in the inanimate environment. 

Upcoming Events

October
23
Tuesday October 23, 2018
4:00pm
Spirit Taekwondo
October
27
Saturday October 27, 2018
12:00pm
Miracles in Motion Therapy Equestrian Center