Laurel Lyckholm, MD
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Dr. Lyckholm is a faculty member in the Program in Bioethics and Humanities at the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine where she is on faculty in Hematology/Oncology. Her research and clinical interests have been directed toward improving cancer and palliative care for the most vulnerable citizens, including indigent patients and inmates of correctional facilities. She is an avid educator and started one of the earliest Palliative Care fellowship programs in the country. At Virginia Commonwealth University, she developed the Bioethics and Humanities and Palliative Care curricula.