How to Apply

ERAS LogoApplications are only accepted through the Electronic Residency Application System (ERAS), and all applicants must also register with the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP).

We accept applications September 1 through December 31. Selected candidates will be invited to interview.

A complete ERAS application includes:

  • Medical School Transcript
  • Dean's Letter
  • Three Letters of Recommendation
  • USMLE Transcript
  • ECFMG Certificate
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Personal Statement
  • Photograph (optional)

PG-1 Year

Appointments to the PG-1 year in Neurology are available to all applicants who match for the PG-2 categorical year. These positions are officially tendered through the NRMP, and conducted as a conditional match. No separate application or interview is required for PG-1 year positions.

Those interested in the CNS-TP should contact the program director by email (andrea-swenson@uiowa.edu) to discuss the program and application process.

Completed applications should be submitted through the Electronic Residency Application System (ERAS).

Thank you for your interest in our program. If you have any questions, please contact us at sara-nordman@uiowa.edu or 319-356-8752.

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