Medical School or Training
Wayne State University School of Medicine, 2000
University of Michigan Health System, Psychiatry, MI, 2004
Psychiatry Child, University of Michigan Health System, 2007
Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Neural correlates and brain development in pediatric anxiety disorders
As a child psychiatrist and co-director of the Pediatric Anxiety and Tic Disorders Clinic at the University of Michigan, Dr. Fitzgerald is motivated to seek better interventions for childhood anxiety. Her research uses functional magnetic resonance imaging to elucidate primary targets for the prevention of anxiety disorders, particularly obsessive compulsive disorder.