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The Independent Plastic Surgery training Program at University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics is an ACGME accredited independent program that has one trainee in each year of the three years of the program. The program is designed to broadly educate trainees in the art and science of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and to develope highly competent, inquisitive and responsible Plastic Surgeons. The training curriculum has been constructed to provide the skills to be successful in any type of practice that the trainee decides to pursue.

A trainee is considered eligible for the independent format after successful completion of an ACGME-accredited surgery, neurological surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngology, or urology residency.

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Briana Horwath
Fellowship Coordinator

Department of Surgery
University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242