Quick Facts

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By the Numbers

  • Number of residents accepted each year: 5
  • ACGME approved residents for our training program: 15
  • Length of Residency: 3 years
  • Graduates who go on to fellowships: 54% More about our alumni ¬†
  • Faculty Members who train Ophthalmology residents: 28

Required rotations

  • 1st and 2nd year: four of five 10-12 week rotations are scheduled at University of Iowa Hospital
  • One rotation annually is at the VAMC, Iowa City
  • 3rd year: one of five rotations is in Des Moines and is split between the VA Medical Center and Broadlawn Hospital


Board Certification Requirements

Contact Us

Laura Pitlick, Resident Program Coordinator
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1091
e-mail: laura-pitlick@uiowa.edu