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About the Program

University of Iowa's Department of Radiology excels in its three-part mission to be a leader in teaching, research, and patient care. We offer superior training in all aspects of general and subspecialty radiology, including interventional radiology and nuclear/molecular imaging and therapy.

You’ll benefit from exposure to renowned faculty members who are committed to your growth and development.

We have a strong reputation nationally, built on more than a century of excellence for our training programs.

At Iowa, you’ll find the complete package for your residency training: research, technology, breadth of cases, and outstanding mentor support.

We Offer

  • Structured research time produces a high caliber of research, with 80 percent of our residents presenting at national meetings.

  • As an academic medical center, Iowa receives cases from a broad region, providing a wealth of exposure to rare and unusual conditions.

  • You’ll train on some of the most advanced imaging equipment available.

  • We provide an environment of support, aimed at your success, while at the same time giving you a high degree of trust and a level of autonomy.

  • You will find Iowa City to be an ideal place to balance the demands of resident training with the comforts and convenience of one of the nation’s most livable cities.

We offer Diagnostic Radiology through either an Advanced 4-year program (starting PGY2) or Categorical 5-year program (including internship starting PGY1).

Core values:

  • Patient care
  • Medical knowledge
  • Communication
  • Professionalism
  • Lifelong learning
  • Wellness

Our mission is:

  • To prepare our residents to be excellent radiologists who provide efficient exceptional care to their patients by way of outstanding diagnostic skills, communication, and professionalism.
  • To foster a love of lifelong learning.
  • To promote a spirit of giving and service while maintaining personal wellness.

We welcome you to learn more about our people and programs.