WRITER: SETH COOMBS
CONTACT: DAVE PEDERSEN
2130 Medical Laboratories
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 335-8032; fax (319) 335-8034
Release: May 17, 1999
Latinis earns graduate and medical degrees from the
University of Iowa
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Kevin M. Latinis, a native of Prairie
Village, Kan., received his M.D. and Ph.D. during the University of Iowa College
of Medicine and Graduate College graduation ceremonies on May 14.
Latinis was a student in the UI Medical Student Training
Program (MSTP). He earned his doctorate from the Immunology Graduate Program
and will complete his residency training in internal medicine at Washington
University in St. Louis. Latinis mentor was Gary A. Koretzky, M.D.,
Ph.D., professor of internal medicine.
All MSTP graduates were honored during a reception
at the UI Hospitals and Clinics on May 13.