Marisa earned a B.S. in psychology with a Spanish minor from Barrett, the Honors College at Arizona State University. She then received her medical degree from the University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson. Her professional interests include sleep research, integrative psychiatry, general adult psychiatry, and neuropsychiatry. Her personal interests include playing piano, cinematography, audiobooks, and running. Dr. Fernandez graduated from the UArizona COM-T Psychiatry residency program in 2022 and was a Chief Resident.