UI Hospitals and Clinics

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Transplant Psychologist

Jody Jones, PhD

Clinical Associate Professor, Surgery (view Academic Profile)

About

"I knew from the first time I met another transplant psychologist that this was what I wanted to do for the rest of my life. The power of transformation is incredible to witness: life emerges from death, sorrow transforms to joy, and sickness gives way to vitality. I truly love what I do."

Clinics

Specialties

  • Bariatric surgery
  • Transplant

Education and Training

Degree

PhD, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL

Residency

Behavioral Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC

Fellowship

Behavioral Medicine/Chronic Pain, North Carolina Spine Center, Chapel Hill, NC

Certifications

  • Health Science Provider, State of Iowa
  • Psychologist, State of Iowa