Fellowship directory

Physicians applying for a fellowship program in regional anesthesiology/acute pain medicine must be currently enrolled in, or have completed, an accredited anesthesiology residency program. Each individual program may have additional requirements such as medical licensing. The information published here has been supplied by the individual institutions. Please check back frequently for updates.



University of Iowa

Special Requirement: Completion of a Residency Program in Anesthesiology;  Completion/pass of USMLE Step 3

This program uses the common application. Submit the completed application directly to the individual Fellowship Program.

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  • Specialty:Acute Pain/Regional Anesthesia
  • Duration:12 months
  • Start Year:
  • Positions:2
  • Deadline: Rolling application process until all positions are filled for academic year 2021-2022
  • Salary: $64,000 + House Staff Benefits
  • Contact Person: Tammi Steffen Fellowship Coordinator
  • Email: tammi-steffen@uiowa.edu
  • Phone: (319) 356-7205
  • Facility:
  • Address:
  • The University of Iowa; Department of Anesthesia
  • 200 Hawkins Drive, 6546 JCP
  • Iowa City
  • Iowa 52242-1079
  • Telephone: (319) 356-7205
  • Website: https://gme.medicine.uiowa.edu/regional-anesthesiology-and-acute-pain-medicine-fellowship
  • Director: Yatish Ranganath, MD
  • Other affiliated faculty:
    • Yatish Ranganath, MD, Clinical Associate Professor, Director of the Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Medicine Fellowship Program
    • Sangini Punia, MBBS, Clinical Assistant Professor
    • Melinda Seering, MD, Clinical Associate Professor, Medical Director of the Ambulatory Surgery Center
    • Tejinder Swaran Singh, MD, Clinical Associate Director; Director of the Pain Medicine Fellowship Program
    • Michelle C. Parra, MD, Clinical Associate Professor
    • Esperanza Ingersoll-Weng, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor
    • Randy Loftus, MD, Associate Professor
    • Sapna Ravindranath, MBBS, Clinical Assistant Professor
    • David Swanson, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor
    • Jacob Thomas, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor
    • Rakesh Sondekoppam Vijayashankar, MD, Clinical Associate Professor
    • Haider Darkzali, MBChB, Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Participating hospitals:
    • University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
    • University of Iowa Ambulatory Surgery Center