Medical Microbiology Fellowship

Medical Microbiology Fellowship

University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics offers a one year ACGME accredited fellowship in clinical microbiology. The fellowship program combines training in the analytical, clinical, and administrative aspects of clinical microbiology with clinical research experience. The training is designed to prepare the fellow for a career in academic medicine.

Exposure to infection control, molecular diagnostics, and molecular epidemiology is included. The clinical microbiology training faculty is comprised of three individuals of varied backgrounds and interests. The clinical research experience is generally in the laboratories of these faculty but can be arranged in the laboratories of other members of the University of Iowa faculty if desired.

For more information about the program, kindly visit


Priority will be given to applicants with certification in clinical pathology (successful completion of ACGME-accredited training program in CP, AP/CP). Trainees with infectious diseases or other relevant background who intend to pursue a career including laboratory directorship will also be considered.

How To Apply:

If you are interested in applying to the Medical Microbiology Fellowship Program, please send or email the following to Vicky Farrington-Howrey:

  • a cover letter,
  • CAP Standardized Pathology Fellowship Application,
  • current curriculum vitae,
  • personal statement,
  • medical school Dean’s letter,
  • three letters of recommendation that include one from the Director of your Residency Program and two additional faculty,
  • USMLE scores (steps 1, 2, and 3),
  • copy of ECFMG certificate (applies to international medical graduates only),
  • copy of Permanent Visa (if applicable),
  • copy of medical school diploma.

Contact Information:

Vicky Farrington-Howrey
Medical Microbiology Fellowship Coordinator
200 Hawkins Drive
C684 General Hospital
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-356-0319
Fax: 319-384-9613
Email: [email protected]

Apply Now
  • Published

    Nov 18, 2021

  • Main Location

    Iowa City, Iowa

  • Residency Positions


  • Fellowship Positions


  • Programs


  • View Institution Profile

Become a Member!

The opening you're currently viewing has been posted more than 2 months ago. Become a member now to get full access to the latest vacant positions.