Danijela Stojanac

Danijela Stojanac MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry
Co-Director in Women's Mental Health Division
Director of Women’s Mental Health Fellowship

Dr. Stojanac joined UIC in July 2016 as a psychiatrist in the Outpatient Clinic of the Women’s Mental Health Program (WMH). Since then Dr. Stojanac has been dedicated to expanding Women’s Mental Health Outpatient Clinic and rotating in coverage of the Inpatient Women’s Mental Health Unit.  Dr. Stojanac has been working with the team of WMH psychiatrists on developing Two Generation Clinic (lead by Dr. Melissa Wagner PhD) where mothers and their children can receive mental health care together. Dr.Stojanac is one of the two Co-Directors in Women's Mental Health Division. Dr. Stojanac has been teaching and supervising Adult Psychiatry Residents. She received Merton Max Gill, M.D. Award (2019) presented by graduating psychiatry residents for mentorship and excellence in teaching. She serves as Director of Women’s Mental Health Fellowship since June 2017, supervising two Women’s Mental Health Fellows.

Dr. Stojanac completed her Adult Psychiatry Residency at University of Chicago and her Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship at Yale University. She is Board Certified in General Psychiatry and in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Dr. Stojanac has broad clinical and academic interests including women’s mental health and psychiatric disorders during pregnancy and the post-partum period, premenstrual dysphoric disorder, depression in midlife women, complicated pregnancy and delivery, pregnancy loss, and issues related to infertility and mental health. Dr. Stojanac is interested in early prevention and diagnosis of mental health problems in children, development of secured attachment and early intervention.

PHONE:(312) 996-9519EMAIL:dstoja3 [at] uic.edu