Gary Gaffney, MD


Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Contact Information

Office: 1872 John Pappajohn Pavilion
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-353-6695



BS, General Science, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
MD, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA

Residency, Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins
Residency, Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins Hospital Baltimore, MD
Fellowship, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA

Licensure and Certifications

Child and Adolescent certification, American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology
Psychiatry certification, American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology

Selected Publications

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Hartman R, Brown T, Milavetz G, Spurgin A, Gorelick D, Gaffney G, Huestis M.  Controlled Cannabis Vaporizer Administration: Blood and Plasma Cannabinoids with and without Alcohol..  Clinical chemistry.  2015 June 1. 61(6):850-69.

Bhatti I, Thome A, Smith P, Cook-Wiens G, Yeh H, Gaffney G, Hellings J.  A Retrospective Study of Amitriptyline in Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder.  J Autism Dev Disord.  2013. 43(5):1017-27.

Black D, Gaffney G.  Subclinical obsessive-compulsive disorder in children and adolescents: additional results from a "high-risk" study.  CNS Spectr.  2008 September. 13(9 Suppl 14):54-61.

Gaffney G, Parisotto R.  Gene doping: a review of performance-enhancing genetics.  Pediatr Clin North Am.  2007 August. 54(4):807-22, xii-xiii.

Black D, Gaffney G, Schlosser S, Gabel J.  Children of parents with obsessive-compulsive disorder -- a 2-year follow-up study.  Acta Psychiatr Scand.  2003 April. 107(4):305-13.

Riddle M, Reeve E, Yaryura-Tobias J, Yang H, Claghorn J, Gaffney G, Greist J, Holland D, McConville B, Pigott T, Walkup J.  Fluvoxamine for children and adolescents with obsessive-compulsive disorder: a randomized, controlled, multicenter trial.  J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry.  2001 February. 40(2):222-9.

Black D, Repertinger S, Gaffney G, Gabel J.  Family history and psychiatric comorbidity in persons with compulsive buying: preliminary findings.  Am J Psychiatry.  1998 July. 155(7):960-3.

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