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Frederick Charles Nucifora, Jr, D.O., M.H.S., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences


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The Johns Hopkins Hospital

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  • Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences



The Johns Hopkins Hospital

Appointment Phone: 410-955-5212

600 N. Wolfe Street
Sheikh Zayed Tower
Baltimore, MD 21287 map
Phone: 410-614-0012


Adult Psychiatry

Research Interests

Molecular and biological pathways of psychiatric illnesses


Dr. Frederick Nucifora is an assistant professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. His areas of clinical expertise include adult psychiatry.

Dr. Nucifora earned his medical degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his residency at The Johns Hopkins Hospital’s Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, where he also performed a fellowship in psychiatry. Dr. Nucifora is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology.

His research interests include the molecular and biological etiology of psychiatric illnesses, including schizophrenia and Huntington’s disease. more

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