2013-present: The Iowa Years

Lab Lunch Celebrating Recent Successes - August 30, 2019

Celebrating Successes


Recruitment dinner and game night - August 2019

Karandikar family
Dinner and Game Night
Dinner and Game Night

Dinner and Game Night


Dr. Karandikar featured on Billboard and in The Gazette - July/August 2019

Dr. Karandikar on Billboard
Karandikar with his lab members in front of the billboard
Karandikar with his lab members in front of the billboard
Dr. Karandikar
Karandikar with his lab members in front of the billboard


Karandikar and Mangalam Lab Members Selected for Travel Awards
at Upcoming AAI Meeting - May 2019

Karandikar and Mangalam Lab Members


Dr. Karandikar receives the UI Graduate College Outstanding
Faculty Postdoctoral Mentor Award - May 1, 2019

Nitin Receiving Post-Doc Mentor Award
Post-Doc Mentor Award
Nitin and  Lab
Nitin and Lab


Dinner with UI Health Care Chairs at Dr Karandikar’s home - March  2019

UI Health Care Chairs

Thanksgiving game night at the Karandikar’s - 2018

Thanksgiving game night


Karandikar and Managalam labs Halloween Party - Fall 2018

2018 Halloween Lab Party


Lab Lunch – September 2018

Lab Lunch


Alex Boyden wins poster competition at
CCOM Research Health Sciences Research Week – April 2018

Alex Boyden


Dinner with Pathology Members at the United States and Canadian
Academy of Pathology (USCAP) Meeting in Vancouver – March 2018

USCAP Meeting
USCAP Meeting


Karandikar and Mangalam Labs Win Multiple Podium Presentations
and Travel Awards for Trainees – March 2018

Karandikar and Mangalam Labs Presentations Winners

Dr. Nitin Karandikar Receives a MERIT Award from the
Department of Veterans’ Affairs – May, 2017

MERIT Award from the Department of Veterans’ Affairs

Karandikar Lab Wins Multiple Trainee Awards – November 2016

Karandikar Lab Wins Multiple Trainee Awards


Farah Itani receives Center for Immunology and Immune-based
Diseases Travel Award – September 2016

Farah Itani


Drs. Mangalam and Sinha awarded the AAI Early
Career Faculty Travel Grant – March 2016

Drs. Mangalam and Sinha

Farah Itani receives 2015 American Association of Immunologists
(AAI) Young Investigator Award – December 2015

Farah Itani and Nitin Karandikar