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Stead Family Children's Hospital


The Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship at the University of Iowa is a one-year ACGME-accredited program that enables fellows to provide clinical services for all pediatric surgical specialties, including neuro, cardiac, craniofacial plastic surgery, orthopedics, ophthalmology, urology, otolaryngology and solid organ transplants. Last year, the Department of Anesthesia performed over 7900 anesthetics on infants and children.

The new University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital opened in February - April 2017, with eight state-of-the-art operating rooms. UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital is Iowa’s only comprehensive children’s hospital and academic medical center.

University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital is the only children’s hospital in Iowa nationally ranked for pediatric care by U.S. News and World Report. Read June 15, 2021 press release.

  • 25 in Neonatology
  • 35 in Pediatric Orthopedics
  • 41 in Pediatric Diabetes and Endocrinology
  • 42 in Pediatric Nephrology
  • 50 in Pediatric Neurology and Neurosurgery

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UI Stead Family Children's Hospital Surgery & PACU

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Contact Us

Tammi Steffen, BS
Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship Coordinator
Department of Anesthesia
University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
200 Hawkins Drive
6546 John W. Colloton Pavillion (JCP)
Iowa City, IA 52242-1079