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Lab Team


Interested in joining the Carlson lab?

We are seeking highly motivated undergraduate and graduate students and postdocs. If you are interested in joining the team, contact us using the link below.

Principal Investigator

Kristin Komnick, MPH

Research Technologist

Kristin Komnick, MPH, grew up in Springfield, IL. She earned a bachelor’s degree in biomedical sciences from Concordia University Wisconsin and a master’s degree in public health from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

In Dr. Carlson’s lab, she works on nerve and laminin regulation of hematopoiesis and adult stem cells. In her free time, she enjoys reading, yoga, music and baking.

British Fields

British Fields worked with Dr. Carlson’s laboratory as a Research Technologist (I, II). She is currently a medical student at the Medical College of Wisconsin.

Use the resource links below to review a current list of faculty pages, published materials and resources for Dr. Carlson.
Karen-Sue Carlson Laboratory
The Carlson Laboratory studies blood cell production in bone marrow and how the peripheral nervous system transmits signals between the central nervous system and blood cell production.
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