WHAT: Match Day at the University of Iowa College
WHO: UI senior medical students, their families,
friends and teachers
WHEN: 10:45 a.m. Wednesday, March 19, 1997
WHERE: Atrium, Eckstein Medical Research Building, UI
VIDEO: TV stations unable to cover the event can request
video from UIHC Public Information.
If interested, please contact Tom Moore in
advance at 319/356-3945.
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Each year, graduating medical students at the University
of Iowa and other schools across the country gather with family and friends
to find out where they will spend the next several years in medical residency
programs. Match Day is an important event in the education of new physicians
-- one filled with excitement and celebration.
Fourth-year medical students at the UI College of Medicine will receive
word of their residency matches at 11 a.m. Officials from the college will
be on hand to discuss what the results of this year's match say about this
year's graduating class and medical education in Iowa. Students and their
families will also be available to share their reactions to the news.
Contact the UI Office of Health Science Relations, 319/335-8037, for