Education

psychiatry education san diegoEducation:

University of California, San Diego

Residency, Psychiatry
1986 – 1989

Under the guidance of J. Hamp Atkinson, M.D., spent the fourth year of residency as UCSD Senior Resident responsible for the psychiatric component of the VA Pain Clinic rehabilitation. This rewarding experience engendered an intimate knowledge of pain and other somatoform disorders that has been carried forth into ongoing positive practice patterns.
Activities and Societies: American Psychiatric Association; San Diego Psychiatric Society; National Association for Women in Medicine


St Mary Medical Center, Long Beach, CA

Internship, Internal Medicine
1985 – 1986


University of California, Los Angeles, Geffen School of Medicine

M.D., Medicine
1981 – 1985

Activities and Societies: Medical School Yearbooks, Editor & Photographer


University of California, San Diego

B.A, Biology
1976 – 1980

Activities and Societies: Senior Year Abroad, St. Andrews University, Scotland; Received honors in Psychology.
UCSD- A Founder & First Sworn President of the First Sorority on Campus- Sigma Kappa with continued member activity years following; Member of the Triton Newspaper, Freshman Year; Intramural Waterpolo 3 years; Pre-Med Club

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Dr. Wilson is Board Certified in Psychiatry & Neurology, and has achieved the status of Distinguished Fellow within the American Psychiatric Association. A native San Diegan, she has been in practice in San Diego since 1989. Besides her passion for the healing arts, she also enjoys creative moments with her camera, and relaxation with her dogs.