Our People

Our people are the heart of our program. From the reception desk to the laboratory technicians, from the gross room to the molecular laboratory, from the blood bank to the FNA clinic, from the resident room to the faculty offices, you will find our people in our department interested and eager to help you become the best pathologist you can be.

At Iowa, you will be exposed to some of the best clinicians, teachers and clinicians in our profession. We provide high-powered opportunities for you to learn career-long lessons from these dedicated professionals while maintaining an open-door philosophy and collegial atmosphere.

Current Fellow

     Matthew Keeney, MD

     6227A RCP
     356-4746, pager #4367
     matthew-keeney@uiowa.edu

BS, summa cum laude, Creighton University, Omaha, NE, 2005-2008
MD, Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Loma Linda, CA, 2009-2013
Residency, AP/CP, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, 2013-2017

Publications:
Barr Fritcher E, Voss J, Brankley S, Campion M, Jenkins S, Keeney, M, Henry M, Kerr S, Chaiteerakij R, Pestova E, Clayton A, Zhang J, Roberts L, Gores G, Halling K, Kipp B: An optimized set of fluorescence in situ hybridization probes for detection of pancreatobiliary tract cancer in cytology brush samples. Gastroenterology 2015;149(7): 1813-24

Gailey MP, Keeney ME, Jensen CS:  A cytomorphometric analysis of pulmonary and mediastinal granulomas: Differentiating histoplasmosis from sarcoidosis by fine-needle aspiration. Cancer Cytopathol 2015;123:518 [PMID: 25318988]

Brankley SM, Fritcher EG, Smyrk TC, Keeney ME, Campion MB, Voss JS, Clayton AC, Wang KK, Lutzke LS, Kipp BR, Halling KC:  Fluorescence in situ hybridization mapping of esophagectomy specimens from patients with Barrett's esophagus with high-grade dysplasia or adenocarcinoma. Hum Pathol 2012;43(2):172-9 [PMID: 21820152]

Fletcher JT, Keeney ME, Walz SE:  1-allyl and 1-benzyl-3-methyl-1,2,3-triazolium salts via tandem click transformations. Synthesis 2010;19: 3339-45

Fletcher JT, Walz SE, Keeney ME:  Monosubstituted 1,2,3-triazoles from two-step one-pot deprotection/click additions of trimethylsilylacetylene. Tetrahedron Lett 2008;49:7030-2

Past Fellows

Aaron Reinke

Dennis "Aaron" Reinke, MD
(2016-2017)

Medical School:  Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Loma Linda, CA, 2012
Residency:  Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Loma Linda, CA, 2012-2016
Current Position:  Pathologist, Pathology Associates of North Texas PA, Wichita Falls, TX


Michelle Kurt-Mangold, MD
(2015-2016)

Medical School: University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine, 2010
Residency: AP/CP, University of Iowa College of Medicine, 2010-2014
Additional Training: Surgical Pathology, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, 2014-2015
Current Position: Pathologist, Pathology Associates, Dubuque, IA


Bryan Steussy, MD
(2014-2015)

Medical School: University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, 2010
Residency: AP/CP, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, 2010-2014
Current Position: Pathologist, UnityPoint Health & St. Luke’s, Sioux City, IA


Douglas Lynch, MD
(2013-2014)

Medical School: Sanford School of Medicine of the University of South Dakota, 2009
Residency: AP/CP, Sanford School of Medicine of the University of South Dakota, 2009-2013

Current Position: Pathologist, Sanford Health Pathology Clinic, Sioux Falls, SD


Benjamin Koch, MD
(2011-2012)

Medical School: University of Minnesota-Minneapolis School of Medicine, 2006
Residency: AP/CP, University of Iowa College of Medicine, 2006-2010

Additional Training: Surgical Pathology Fellowship, University of Iowa, 2010-2011
Current Position: Pathologist, Essentia Health, Duluth, MN


Shannon Gabriel-Griggs, MD
(2010-2011)

Medical School: University of Minnesota-Minneapolis School of Medicine, 2006
Residency: AP/CP, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, 2006-2010
Additional Training: Surgical Pathology Fellow, University of Iowa, 2011-2012
Current Position: Pathologist, Physicians Laboratory, Sioux Falls, SD


Adam Bell, MD
(2009-2010)

Medical School: University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, 2004
Residency: University of Iowa College of Medicine, 2004-2008
Additional Training: Surgical Pathology Fellowship, University of Iowa, 2008-2009
Current Position: Pathologist, Pathology Associates of Central Iowa, Des Moines, IA

Fellowship Leaders

Program Director

Carol Holman
     Carol J. Holman, MD, PhD
     Clinical Associate Professor
     Section Director, Hematopathology
     200 Hawkins Drive - 6229 Roy Carver Pavilion
     Iowa City, IA 52242-1009
     Phone: 319-356-3981
     Email: carol-holman@uiowa.edu

 


Fellowship Coordinator

Vicky Farrington-Howrey
     Vicky Farrington-Howrey
     200 Hawkins Drive
     C684 General Hospital
     Iowa City, IA 52242
     Phone: 319-356-0319
     Fax: 319-384-9613
     Email:  vicky-farrington@uiowa.edu

Key Faculty and Staff

Nancy S. Rosenthal, MD
Hematology Director
319-384-8751
nancy-rosenthal@uiowa.edu

Carol Holman, MD, PhD
Hematology Faculty
319-356-3981
carol-holman@uiowa.edu

Nitin J. Karandikar, MD, PhD
Hematology Faculty
319-384-9609
nitin-karandikar@uiowa.edu

Sergei I. Syrbu, MD, PhD
Hematology Faculty
319-356-7372
sergi-syrbu@uiowa.edu

Chen Zhao, MD, PhD
Hematology Faculty
319-384-4668
chen-zhao@uiowa.edu

Mary Capper, MT (ASCP) 
Supervisor, Medical Laboratory Scientist
319-356-3573
mary-capper@uiowa.edu

Glenda Skallerud, MT (ASCP) 
Supervisor, Medical Laboratory Scientist
319-356-2543
glenda-skallerud@uiowa.edu