AAS in Veterinary Technology from Kirkwood Community College
Research Associate/cGMP Quality Assurance Manager, Emily Kaalberg, graduated from West High School in Iowa City. She attended the University of Iowa, and Kirkwood College, graduating in 2005 with a AAS in Veterinary Technology. Emily joined the Iowa Lions Eye Bank in 2009, then transferred to Dr.Tucker's lab in December of 2010. She is primarily in charge of the lab's research animals, isolating/expanding biopsy samples, and utilizing Western blots to identify proteins.