Pamela A. Mirsky, MD

Assistant Professor, Psychiatry - (Clinical Scholar Track)
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Dr. Pamela Mirsky is board-certified in Psychiatry and Psychosomatic Medicine, and specializes in providing healthcare for persons with comorbid psychiatric and general medical conditions. She also has a special interest in mindfulness and Vipassana (insight) meditation, and has attended professional trainings in Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy and Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction.

Professional Affiliations

Academy of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry, American Mindfulness Research Association, American Psychiatric Association, Arizona Psychiatric Society, Doctors for America

Research/Clinical Interests

Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry, Integrated Outpatient Care, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Mindfulness

Selected Publications: 

Breitborde NJ, Dawson SC, Woolverton C, Mirsky PA, et al. A randomized controlled trial of cognitive remediation and d-cycloserine for individuals with bipolar disorder. BMC psychology. 2014;2(1):41

Boland R, Haimovici F, Oser M, Mirsky P, and Korzenik, J: Gastrointestinal Disease, Depression in Medical Illness, edited by Barsky AJ and Silbersweig D, New York: McGraw-Hill Education; 2016.

  • MD: Temple University School of Medicine, 2007
  • BA: University of Pennsylvania, 2003
Honors and Awards
  • Eli W. Lane Research Award, University of Arizona College of Medicine, 2011
  • University of Arizona College of Medicine, South Campus, Psychiatry, 2008-2011
  • Temple University School of Medicine, Psychiatry, 2007-2008
  • Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women's Hospital, West Roxbury Veterans Administration Medical Center, Psychosomatic Medicine, 2011-2012
  • Fellowship in Integrative Medicine, Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine (now the Andrew Weil Center for Integrative Medicine), University of Arizona, 2016 – 2018
Board Certifications
  • Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2011
  • Psychosomatic Medicine/Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2013
  • Certified Diplomate in Integrative Medicine, American Board of Physician Specialties and the American Board of Integrative Medicine, 2019 – 2027