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University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics Program

Allergy/Immunology Fellowship Program
C42 GH,200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52246
Phone: (319) 356-3349
Fax: (319) 353-6290

Mary Beth Fasano, MD MSPH
Phone: (319) 356-3692
Fax: (319) 356-8280

Program Administrator
Cheryl White
Phone: (319) 356-3349
Fax: (319) 353-6290

Amy M. Dowden, MD

Major Goals of Training Program
The training program is designed to provide the trainee with the knowledge and experience in the diagnosis and treatment of allergic immunologic diseases and with a background in basic and/or clinical research. Requirements are to be met for the American Board of Allergy and Immunology, a conjoint board of the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Pediatrics. Flexibility in the program is allowed to provide for special needs or interests of the trainee.

Trainees Accepted Each Year

Duration of Fellowship
2 years; opportunity for additiona year in research

Number of Graduates Last 5 Years and Subsequent Career Choice
7 graduates of the program in the past 5 years; of these 3 are at a University Teaching
Hospital and 4 have entered Private Practice

Application Deadline
Please refer to the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) website for fellowship match information in regards to the fellowship timeline, application deadlines and additional important dates.

Joint Residency (Fellowship) Availability
Yes, dual certification for Allergy-Immunology and Adult Rheumatology

Electives for Residents and Students
Yes, both in research and direct patient care

Special Requirements

AAAAI - American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology