Michelle Joy

Michelle Joy

Originally from South Florida, Michelle Joy graduated from Brown University in 2007 with an ScB in Cognitive Neuroscience, as an MD from Yale School of Medicine in 2012, and from Psychiatry Residency at the University of Pennsylvania in 2016. She provides clinical care and works in the intersections of mental health, narrative medicine, philosophy, and ethics with particular interests in community and forensic psychiatry. Michelle is also a writer and editor and has long believed that science and the humanities are best conceived of and treated as complementary, which drives her interest in psychiatry. She publishes nonfiction, poetry, and prose in various medical and literary journals.