Research Collaborate Lab Bench

Medical Scientist Training Program

Emily Vonderhaar

Emily Vonderhaar

G4 Student

Faculty Advisor

  • Michael Dwinell, PhD, Microbiology & Immunology


  • Medical Scientist Training Program

Contact Information


BS, Biology, Nutritional Science, Iowa State University, 2014

Research Interests

Cancer Immunology; Tumor Microenvironment

Research Experience

Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship at UT Southwestern, Department of Radiation Oncology
Project: Molecular biology research

Internship at Iowa State University
Project: Designed and performed a study to investigate the effects of S-adenosylmethionine on folate, homocysteine and methyl group metabolism in rats induced to become type 1 diabetic.

General Interests

Traveling and yoga