Misty Embrey, MD

PGY3 - Clinical Educator Track

Medical School: Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipac University

Misty was a high school valedictorian and magna cum laude graduate of Columbia University, where she majored in Neuroscience and Behavior. Misty then attended Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University (Connecticut), where she founded and led the school’s first interest group geared toward students interested in complementary and integrative medicine. She is passionate about integrative medicine: she participated in AMSA’s Leadership and Education Program for Students in Integrative Medicine and produced a documentary, The Healer Within: Eastern and Western Perspectives on the Mind’s Causal Role in Health and Disease. This led her to Shanghai, China and Mumbai, India to learn from practitioners of ancient eastern medical traditions. Misty also has a strong research background, having been a predoctoral research fellow at the University of Arizona, a research assistant at Columbia’s Obesity Research Center, and a research coordinator at InSite Clinical Research.  A background in neuroscience, experience in research, focus on integration – UW-Madison is a great educational home for Misty.