Stead Family Department of Pediatrics

Frank H. Morriss, Jr., MD, MPH


Professor of Pediatrics  - Neonatology

Contact Information

Primary Office: 8810 JPP
Iowa City, IA 52242
Primary Office Phone: 319-384-6530



BA, Chemistry, University of Virginia
MD, Duke University Medical School
MPH, Harvard School of Public Health

Internship, Pathology, Duke University Medical Center
Residency, Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center
Fellowship, Neonatology, Duke University Medical Center
Research Fellowship, Perinatal Medicine, University of Colorado Medical Center

Licensure and Certifications

Iowa Medical License
Texas Medical License
North Carolina Medical License
Drug Enforcement Administration
Iowa Board of Pharmacy
American Board of Pediatrics Sub-Board of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
American Board of Pediatrics
National Board of Medical Examiners

Research Summary

Recent research projects have included: Clinical effectiveness studies, particularly interventions that affect patient safety; Clinical epidemiology investigations in neonatology, especially clinical and genetic factors that contribute to morbidity. mortality and quality of outcomes; and Health services research studies, particularly neonatal access to care.

Date Last Modified: 06/07/2014 - 21:56:23