Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

Making a difference: Producing Tomorrow’s Leaders in Rheumatology

Welcome to the University of Iowa’s Rheumatology Fellowship Program, housed within the Department of Internal Medicine’s Division of Immunology!  Our fellowship program excels at training physicians to become outstanding rheumatologists with successful careers in academic medicine, private practice, industry, and beyond.

Our fellowship has a strong tradition of providing outstanding opportunities for clinical training and scholarship, including basic, clinical, translational, educational, and population-level rheumatology research.  Our faculty is dedicated to quality mentorship so that our fellows can realize their full potential. 


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Contact Us

Patty Bruffey Thoene
Fellowship Coordinator
Internal Medicine - C42 GH
University of Iowa Health Care
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242-1009
Phone: 1-319-384-7046
Patient related information:
Phone: 1-319-356-8133
Fax: 319-353-8432