Kara Carter, Ph.D., L.M.S.W.

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Kara Carter graduated with her PhD from the University of Iowa School of Social Work (UISSW) in May 2023.  Her research interests include end-of-life care, rural aging, COVID-19, and post-ICU syndrome.  Prior to returning to graduate school, Kara practiced medical social work in both hospital and home hospice settings.  She currently teaches BASW and MSW courses for the UISSW. 

Kara Carter in pink jacket
M.S.W., University of Georgia
B.S.W., University of Iowa