• EDUCATION
    • BA - Thomas Aquinas College, Santa Paula, CA (2000)
    • MD - Queen’s University, Kingston, Canada (2006)
    • Residency - Psychiatry, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN (2010)
    • Clinical Fellow - Psychosomatic Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN (2011)
  • PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS
    • Canadian Medical Association (2003)
    • Ontario Medical Association (2004)
    • Canadian Psychiatric Association (2006)
    • Canadian Medical Protective Association (2006)
    • American Psychiatric Association (2008)
    • American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry (2008)
    • Tennessee Medical Association (2009)
  • PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
    • Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry - Vanderbilt University School of Medicine (2012 - PRESENT)
    • Clinical Director of Admissions / Attending Psychiatrist - Rolling Hills Hospital (2011 - PRESENT)
    • Vice President, Private Practice Group - Psychiatric Consultants, Inc. (2011 - PRESENT)
    • Psychiatrist - Nashville VA Medical Center (2010 - PRESENT)
    • Psychiatrist - Middle Tennessee Mental Health Institute (2010 - PRESENT)
    • Certified Forensic Examiner - State of Tennessee (2010 - 2012)
  • CERTIFICATIONS
    • Board Certification – Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (2011)
  • HONORS
    • Virginia Parker Prize in Psychiatry (2006)
    • Peter Morrin Prize in Nephrology (2006)
    • 2011 Marc H. Hollender Award -  Vanderbilt (2011)
      for Outstanding Performance by a Psychiatry Resident
  • RESEARCH
    • “Residents’ Corner” Synergy, Journal of the Queen’s University Department of Psychiatry,
      Author / Contributor
    • “Psychotropic Use in Institutionalized Persons with Mental Retardation”
      poster presentation, Ferri & McCreary, Kingston (2007)
    • “The Chief Resident for Psychotherapy: a Novel Teaching Role for Senior Resident”
      Ferri M, Stovall J, Bartek A, Cabaniss D., Academic Psychiatry (2010)
    • “Suboxone Treatment for Opioid Dependence”
      Grand Rounds Presentation, Vanderbilt University Medical Center (2010)
    • “Predictive Factors for Initial Relapse in Patients on Buprenorphine Maintenance”
      poster presentation, Ferri M, Finlayson A, Martin P., Kingston
      American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry Annual Meeting, Florida (2010)
    • Invited Presidential Symposium, “Training Psychiatry Residents in Psychodynamic Therapy”
      seminar presentation with Glen Gabbard, APA Annual Meeting, Hawaii (2011)
    • Predictive Factors for Relapse in Patients on Buprenorphine Maintenance”
      Ferri M, Finlayson A, Wang L, Martin P., American Journal on Addictions (2013)