About the Program

The Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism of the Department of Internal Medicine at The University of Iowa offers an instructional program for qualified individuals desiring advanced training in laboratory and clinical endocrinology. Qualifications for candidates include (1) an MD degree (or equivalent), (2) completion or expected completion of three years of residency training in Internal Medicine, with Board Eligibility or Certification by the American Board of Internal Medicine, by the initiation of Endocrinology Fellowship training. The minimal duration of training for individuals interested in community practice careers is two years although individuals interested in academic careers will generally require longer. Suitably qualified physicians may undertake a program leading to a Masters or PhD degree in Translational Biomedicine, basic science, or medical education during their tenure.