Social Opportunities

Social activities for residents, faculty, and staff are held throughout the year among the combined residents in addition to functions in held in the Departments of Family Medicine and Psychiatry. Some activities include:

  • Taco Tuesday
  • Iowa State Fair
  • Cedar Rapids Kernel’s games
  • Boating


  • Pumpkin patch/apple orchard visit
  • Winery visit
  • Casino trip
  • Karaoke
  • Paintball
  • Grilling out
  • S’mores
  • Dinners at Old Chicago and other Iowa City favorites
  • Halloween party
  • Holiday party with white elephant gift exchange
  • Welcome picnics
  • Themed Journal Clubs ("Superhero," "Dress Like an Oklahoman")
  • Association of Medicine and Psychiatry's annual conference
  • Out of the Darkness Walk
  • NAMI Walk
  • Family Medicine Winter Retreat
  • Graduation for both departments