The University of Iowa Department of Neurology seeks Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Neurologists to expand our growing program. Responsibilities will include outpatient care in busy MS clinics, inpatient general neurology service, and teaching and supervision of medical students, residents, and fellows. Opportunities are available for research-related activity such as performing clinical trials or preparing scholarly publications.
In 2016, Forbes Magazine has listed the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics as the Number 12 employer overall nationwide and the Number 1 employer in the Health Care industry. It is a 711-bed comprehensive academic medical center that is consistently recognized as one of the best hospitals in the United States. The Department of Neurology is perennially ranked by the US News & World Report as one of the best in the country and is one of the top 20 programs in training academic neurologists. The Department is comprised of 49 faculty members in both clinical and research areas and is currently undergoing a major expansion with recruitment in multiple areas of clinical neurology and basic neuroscience. The Carver College of Medicine is the only allopathic medical school in Iowa, and is the major tertiary referral center for the state's population of three million people as well as neighboring regions of the Midwest. The University of Iowa (UI) is located in Iowa City. This college town is nationally known for its quality of life, outstanding schools, high educational level, affordable housing, and a wide range of cultural, arts, sports and recreational opportunities.
With over 31,000 students, the University of Iowa is one of the nation's top public research universities, a member of the Big Ten conference and the Association of American Universities. The University of Iowa is composed of eleven colleges and is known around the world for its balanced commitment to the arts, sciences, and humanities. It is home to one of the nation's largest academic medical centers and the pioneering Iowa Writers' Workshop. The University of Iowa promotes work/life integration and is located in the casual yet cosmopolitan environment of Iowa City, widely recognized as one of the country's most livable communities.