How to Apply

Ideal candidates for our program must have completed or be completing an ACGME approved General Surgery or Plastic Surgery residency and be eligible for certification by the American Board of Surgery.  Applicants interested in stepping out of their General Surgery or Plastic Surgery residency for fellowship are reviewed on an individual basis.  J-1 and H1b visas are encouraged to apply.  Our program selects one candidate each year.

To apply, forward the following material to Billie Ruden, Educational Administrator (billie-ruden@uiowa.edu):

Curriculum Vitae
Three Letters of Recommendation
Personal Statement
USMLE Certification and/or ECFMG Certification
ABSITE Report (if applicable)