Why Iowa?

Our first-rate training programs will expose you to the widest range of patients and learning situations. Our community will provide a high quality of living.

Our Facilities
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics and University of Iowa Children’s Hospital are part of the state’s only academic medical center and the region’s largest health care center.
Our Rankings
Several of our service areas are rated among the nation’s best for teaching, research, and patient care.
Our City--Iowa City, Iowa
Few cities can match our opportunities for living, learning, and recreation.
Our pay and benefits make us a favorite choice among prospective residents.

What residents have said about why they chose our program:

  • The residency program is well established and allows residents to tailor the residency to meet their needs and interests while still achieving the goals set forth for the residency year
  • The wide variety of rotational opportunities offered is very impressive
  • The high caliber group of preceptors who are well experienced, knowledgeable, and dedicated to their profession
  • The opportunity for teaching experience, completion of a teaching certificate program and being affiliated with the University of Iowa College of Pharmacy is outstanding
  • Pharmacy has an integral involvement as part of the multidisciplinary team
  • The practice of pharmacy at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics is very progressive