Jody
A.
Underwood
MD
Psychiatrist-in-Chief, Rhode Island Hospital, The Miriam Hospital and Lifespan Physician Group

Jody Underwood, MD, FACLP, DFAPA is psychiatrist-in-chief at Rhode Island Hospital, The Miriam Hospital and Lifespan Physician Group. She is board certified in internal medicine, psychiatry and psychosomatic medicine. Dr. Underwood has been a faculty member at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University for 15 years, and during this time she has developed, structured and led several medical programs and served as mentor and teacher to students, residents, physicians, and other medical professionals. She also participates as a leader on the medical advisory committee of the Rhode Island Free Clinic. 

Dr. Underwood’s areas of expertise include adult therapy and medication management, psychopharmacology, psychosomatic psychiatry, transplant psychiatry and psychiatric oncology.

Specialties

Psychiatry

Areas of Expertise

Adult Therapy & Medication Management
Psychopharmacology
Psychosomatic Psychiatry
Transplant Psychiatry

Hospital Affiliations

Education

Medical School:University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Residency:Rhode Island Hospital, Providence
Residency:Butler Hospital, Providence, RI