James Amos, MD

Clinical Professor of Psychiatry

Contact Information

2701-E John Pappajohn Pavilion
Iowa City, IA 52242


BS, Iowa State University
MD, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA
Resident, Psychiatry, University of Iowa

Licensure and Certifications

Maintenance of Certification - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc
Medical License - Iowa Board of Medicine


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.