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Hristina K. Koleva, MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Contact Information

8973 John Pappajohn Pavilion
Iowa City, IA 52242


BA, Biology, Chemistry, and Informatics, Gymnasium for Math and Science
MD, Medical University Sofia, Bulgaria
Resident, Psychiatry, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA

Licensure and Certifications

Psychiatry certification - American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology
Medical License - Board of Medicine
ECFMG Certificate - Education Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates


Maki, P. M., Kornstein, S. G., Joffe, H., Bromberger, J. T., Freeman, E. W., Athappilly, G., Bobo, W. V., Rubin, L. H., Koleva, H. K., Cohen, L. S. & Soares, C. N. (2018). Guidelines for the Evaluation and Treatment of Perimenopausal Depression: Summary and Recommendations. Journal of women's health (2002). PMID: 30182804.

Wenzel, A., Stuart, S. & Koleva, H. (2015). Psychotherapy for Psychopathology During Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period. In Oxford Handbooks Online. Oxford University Press. DOI: 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780199778072.013.22.

Stuart, S., Koleva, H. (2014). Psychological Treatments for Perinatal Depression. Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol, 28(1), 61-70. PMID: 24269903.

Koleva, H., Stuart, S. (2014). Risk factors for depressive symptoms in adolescent pregnancy in a late-teen subsample. Arch Womens Ment Health, 17(2), 155-8. PMID: 24221407.

Kojuharov, H., Koleva, H. (2011). Factors for Successful Completion of Inpatient Detoxification Program.

O'Hara, M. W., Bowman-Reif, J., Stuart, S. & Koleva, H. (2011). Risk factors for depressive symptoms during pregnancy. (Vols. 14). (2), pp. 99-105. Arch Womens Ment Health. PMID: 20872153.

Koleva, H., Fiedorowicz, J. (2009). Online shopping in bipolar disorder.

Koleva, H., Erickson, M. A., Vanderlip, E. R., Tansey, J., Mac, J. & Fiedorowicz, J. (2009). 3 case reports of edema associated with quetiapine. (Vols. 21). (2), pp. 77-80. Ann Clin Psychiatry. PMID: 3043556.