Brown University, Warren Alpert Medical School
B.A., Psychology and Communication Studies, Hamilton College, NY, 2006
Medical school and research experience: Research Fellow, Brown University and Providence VAMC. Basic and Translational Research Program, investigating the effects of a co-located primary care clinic on cardiovascular, metabolic, and behavioral health for patients with serious mental illness and the effects on service utilization; Peer counselor, Student Health Council
Other Experience: Worked as a health technician, research coordinator and training coordinator for the Behavioral Health Lab, an integrated care model developed at the Philadelphia VAMC and the University of Pennsylvania.
Selected awards: Isaac Ray Award in Psychiatry, 2013. Doctoring Teaching Fellow, 2010-2011: selected by the medical school faculty to serve as a tutor/peer teacher for the first-year medical students in the Doctoring course.
Next Steps: Inpatient and Outpatient Psychiatry, Rhode Island Hospital