Apply for Internal Medicine Residency | UnityPoint Health - Des Moines


Residents are selected through through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS), a program of the Association of American Medical Colleges. Applications to our residency programs are only accepted through ERAS.

Our selection process is based upon multiple factors, including general academic performance, clinical performance, letters of recommendation, personal qualities and achievements.

Deadline and Documentation

The University of Iowa - Des Moines Internal Medicine Residency Program accepts applications from September through December.


The selection committee reviews all material and interviews a select group of qualified applicants. Interviews to fill the 10 categorical and 2 preliminary positions will be conducted starting in October.