Today Is National Doctors' Day

National Doctors Day

Richard Smith, MD, professor of otolaryngology, with a young patient.

On March 30, National Doctors’ Day, we celebrate the achievements of our extended family—doctors who have trained here and continue to care for families in communities across the state.

We recognize our team of faculty, resident, and fellow physicians who call The University of Iowa home, including 316 named among the “Best Doctors in America,” as well as our 678 medical students who will serve Iowans tomorrow.

To those who dedicate their lives to healing, teaching the next generation of caregivers, and searching for medical breakthroughs: Thank you for Changing Medicine. Changing Lives.

Doctors Day Chalkboard