How to Apply

To apply for the ophthalmic pathology fellowship please contact the Ophthalmology Fellowship Match.

All applicants must register and apply through the SF Match Central Application Service (CAS).

We do accept applications from foreign medical graduates but you must have passed Steps I and II of USMLE and have your ECFMG certificate.

We will be accepting application materials through Feb. 10, 2021, for our fellowship position that begins July 1, 2021.


The University of Iowa endeavors to attract the highest caliber and most suitable applicants to become ophthalmology fellows. Each program places a high emphasis on providing sub-specialty training for clinical ophthalmology and research. Letters of recommendation, performance on OKAP and other national examinations, extracurricular activities and the applicant's personal statement are criteria that are considered prior to offering applicants an interview.

The Interview


The Department of Ophthalmology is located on the first floor of the Pomerantz Family Pavilion at The University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics.

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General information about the Iowa City area

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