James Amos, MD

Clinical Professor of Psychiatry

Contact Information

Office: 2701-E John Pappajohn Pavilion
Iowa City, IA 52242


BS, Iowa State University, Ames, IA
MD, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA

Resident, Psychiatry, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA

Licensure and Certifications

Maintenance of Certification - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc
Psychiatry Certification - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology


Amos, J. (2012). Lorazepam withdrawal-induced catatonia. Ann Clin Psychiatry, 24(2), 170-171. PMID: 22563573.

Amos, J. (2010). Psychosomatic Medicine: An Introduction to Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry. J. J. Amos , R. G. Robinson (Eds.) Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.

Amos, J., Kijewski, V. & Kathol, R. (2009). The Medically Ill or Pregnant Psychiatric Inpatient, in Principles of Inpatient Psychiatry. In F. Ovsiew , R. L. Munich (Eds.) Principles of Inpatient Psychiatry. pp. 333-343. Wolters Kluwer; Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Chistyakova, Y., Amos, J. (2008). Delirium associated with lamotrigine and Fluoxetine treatment. Am J Psychiatry, 165(7), 918-919. PMID: 18593793.

Amos, J. (2007). Essentials of Psychosomatic Medicine.

Amos, J. (2006). Stress and the Psychiatrist: An Introduction. Psychiatric Times, 23(7).

Amos, J. (2000). Being Black in America Today: A multi perspective review of the problem. Am J Psychiatry, 157(5), 845-846. PMID: 10784502.

Noyes Jr, R., Happel, R., Muller, B., Holt, C., Kathol, R., Sieren, L. & Amos, J. (1998). Fluvoxamine for somatoform disorders: an open trial. Gen Hosp Psychiatry, 20(6), 339-344. PMID: 9854645.