Emily Ruba

2017-18 Latham Fellow; 2018-19 Latham Teaching Assistant
Majoring in Biology and Anthropology

Emily is a third-year student at the University of Iowa studying Biology and Anthropology with minors in Global Health Studies and Chemistry. She is currently conducting an honors research project in the Slusarski Lab using zebrafish to investigate candidate genes for vision defects. After graduation, she plans to attend medical school and travel.