Dr. Jess G. Fiedorowicz is an Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Epidemiology, and Internal Medicine at the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine. He graduated summa cum laude from Marquette University and with Honors in Research from the Medical College of Wisconsin. He completed a medicine (transitional year) internship at St. Luke’s Hospital in Milwaukee, Wisconsin followed by a psychiatry residency at the Johns Hopkins Hospital, where he additionally served as a chief resident. He completed a fellowship in the Clinical Neurobiology of the Major Psychoses at the University of Iowa and concurrently completed an M.S. in Clinical Investigation. He also has a Ph.D. in Translational Biomedicine from the University of Iowa. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology.
His research focuses on the primary causes of excess mortality in bipolar disorder: cardiovascular disease and suicide. At the University of Iowa, Dr. Fiedorowicz additionally serves as assistant clerkship director and director of psychiatry electives.