2018 NeurologyResidency Group


Thank you for your interest in the Child Neurology Training Program at the University of Iowa.We are proud of our program, in which our trainees receive excellent instruction in all aspects of child neurology. Our program stands out as one of the country’s best for the following reasons:

Our Training Program

5 year fully integrated program; 2 years of pediatrics, 3 years of neurology training
Exposure to wide variety of clinical problems with in-depth experience in continuity of care

Our Faculty

Distinguished faculty with expertise in child neurology, epilepsy, neuromuscular disorders, neurogenetics, neuro-oncology, headache, neuroconnectivity, neurovirology, neuroteratology, and molecular neurology 

Our Research

Sponsored by NIH, CDC, March of Dimes, Children’s Miracle Network, and other agencies
Diverse research topics including genetics of epilepsy and neuromuscular disorders, gene therapy for neurodegenerative diseases, effects of viruses and alcohol on the developing brain and non-invasive brain stimulation

Our Facilities 

New state of the art University of Iowa Children’s Hospital opened February 2017

Our Community

Iowa City is a wonderful and safe place to work and live with a multitude of things to do and places to go

Iowa City

Discover what makes our community a great place to call home.


Our stipends and benefits compare with top programs in the country.


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Contact Us

Kati Jumper
Child Neurology Residency Coordinator 
Stead Family Department of Pediatrics
University of Iowa Children’s Hospital
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, Iowa 52242
Phone: 319-356-8752
Fax: 319-384-8818