Student & Alumni Achievements

Student & Alumni Achievements

Iowa Students Honored by NAACCR

Two students from the University of Iowa received awards from the North American Association of Central Cancer Registries (NAACCR) at the organization’s annual meeting in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

[Photo: Ms. Amanda Kahl]

Ms. Amanda Kahl, MPH student in epidemiology, won the first place award in the oral presentation category for her presentation of The accuracy of the HPV status site-specific factor 10 variable for head and neck cancer cases in Iowa: 2010-2014.


[Photo: Ms. Kristin Weeks]

Ms. Kristin Weeks, student in the Medical Scientist Training Program, received a third place award for her poster presentation on Racial/ethnic differenced in thyroid cancer incidence in the United States, 2007-2013.

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