Jennifer A. Heinemann, PhD

Assistant Professor


  • Froedtert Hospital


  • Psychology


  • English

Contact Information


  • PhD


Dr. Heinemann received her undergraduate degree at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, WI. She received her master’s and doctoral degrees from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, IL. She completed her clinical internship at the Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center in Milwaukee, WI and her postdoctoral fellowship in rehab psychology at St. Luke’s Medical Center in Milwaukee, WI.

Dr. Heinemann sees patients in the bariatric and metabolic weight loss clinics at Froedtert. She specializes in helping individuals struggling with obesity, weight loss, and related health issues. She conducts pre-surgical evaluations to help patients optimize their weight loss journey to improve health.

Research Interests

Dr. Heinemann’s academic interests include resident and medical/graduate students’ training and supervision as well as research in the relation of behavior and coping skills to weight loss and maintenance.