Nathaly Shoua-Desmarais, PsyD, BCB, is the director of Medical Student Counseling and Wellness Center and an assistant professor in the department of psychiatry and behavior health. She provides counseling services to the medical student body including wellness services such as biofeedback.
Dr. Shoua-Desmarais is on the American Psychological Association Advisory Committee for Colleague Assistance since 2019. She is also co-chair of the colleges Fit & Well Committee and has published research on topics of burnout in medical students.
Desmarais’ areas of interest span from medical student well-being and mental health to resident and physician well-being and mental health. She is also interested in professional well-being including faculty and staff.