Quick Facts

By the Numbers

  • 6 residents are accepted each year which will increase to 7 residents starting in 2025
  • 17 total residents are ACGME approved for our training program which will increase to 21 total residents by 2027
  • 14 faculty members train and mentor dermatology residents

Scheduling Rotations

Required Rotations

All rotations take place at University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics.

Elective Rotations

A total of four weeks of elective time (including international) may be taken during the 2nd and 3rd year of residency training.


  • Competitive stipends
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, hospitalization and pharmacy benefits for residents/fellows and their dependents
  • 21 days of annual paid time off.

Board Certification Requirements

Visit the American Board of Dermatology for specifics on board certification requirements.