David Kozishek, MA, BCC

Staff Chaplain


SNICU Unit Chaplain, Adult Palliative Care Team Chaplain, Hospital Advisory Committee Ethics Working Group member, Organ Donation Advisory Committee member and COPE Team member


  • Religious Studies, Philosophy, Psychology, and Medical Humanities
  • Certifications/Licensure: Board-Certified Chaplain
  • Association of Professional Chaplains, American Society for Bioethics and Humanities

Special Interests and Activities:

The use of Medical Humanities in health professions education, Clinical and Research Ethics, and Health Care Professionals Wellness (care for the caregiver).


Pager: 7667
Phone: 356-4785
Voalte: 678-1790
Address: CC102 GH (mailing address) / C505 GH (office)
Email: david-kozishek@uiowa.edu

When asked, “What inspires you?”

“Colleagues who humbly and consistently exhibit professionalism and excellence in their respective field. .”