The Neurology Residency at the University of Iowa is a four-year ACGME-accredited program that is dedicated to providing its graduates with the knowledge, skills and habits that will lead to life-long learning and self-improvement, with the goal of attaining expertise in the clinical practice of Neurology.
Residents are introduced to the principles of basic, translational and clinical neuroscience. The program also ensures exposure to a wide range of clinical problems of varied complexity as well as in-depth experience in direct patient care and continuity of care.
The Neurology Residency at Iowa was ranked 19th among all neurology residency programs in the United States. The Department of Neurology is the third oldest in the country, and was the first west of the Mississippi River.