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Jessica Pierce, M.D., M.Sc.

Clinical Assistant Professor

Areas of Interest

  • Mental health advocacy for system-involved youth (e.g., children in foster care)
  • Cross-discipline education of professionals in topics of mental health
  • Novel means of teaching communication skills in medical education

Clinical Interests

  • Anxiety Disorders and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Consult-liaison medicine/mental health care of medically complex children
  • Mental health of transgender and gender nonconforming youth


  • Children’s National Medical Center/George Washington University School of Medicine – Child/Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship, 2015
  • University of Washington Medical Center – General Psychiatry Residency, 2013
  • University College London – MSc in Medical Anthropology, 2011
  • Tufts Floating Hospital for Children – Pediatrics Internship, 2010
  • University of Colorado School of Medicine – MD, 2009
  • Johns Hopkins University – BA, 2005

Published Articles or Reviews