Bruce M. Pfohl, MD
Bruce Pfohl completed a psychiatric residency at the University of Iowa and joined the faculty in 1981. He is currently a professor emeritus of psychiatry at the University of Iowa College of Medicine. He has published over 85 papers and book chapters.
He has long been interested in the diagnosis and assessment of personality disorder and how the presence of personality disorder influences the course and outcome of other psychiatric disorders.
He served on the American Psychiatric Association's Personality Disorder Workgroup, responsible for revising the personality disorders section of DSM- IIIR, DSM-IV, and DSM-IV-TR.
Bruce lives in Iowa City with his wife, Judy, and enjoys biking through the Iowa countryside by day, scanning the Iowa skies with his telescope for deep space objects at night, and listening to jazz and National Public Radio anytime.