Quick Facts

By the Numbers

  • 9 residents are accepted each year
  • 36 positions are approved for our program
  • 80+ faculty members train and mentor our residents


  • Competitive stipends
  • A comprehensive benefits package
    • Medical, Dental, Hospitalization, and Pharmacy coverage
    • Life and Disability coverage
    • Malpractice coverage
  • 21 days of annual vacation
  • 5 additional personal days
  • 5 educational days (board exams, conferences, etc)
  • Yearly allowance for educational expenses

Program Accreditation

The Psychiatry Residency Program at University of Iowa Health Care Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education. Our four-year training program leads to board certification eligibility in psychiatry.