I received a scholarship to study medicine at the University of Wroclaw Medical Academy in Poland. After graduating from medical school, I moved to New York, NY, where I joined the AHRC, New York chapter and become a developmental specialist at the Fisher Treatment Center. Later MRI neuroscience research assistant at Yale University and senior research coordinator at Columbia University. I attended Psychiatry Residency Training at the University of South Alabama and elected as the Chief Resident in my fourth year. After graduation, I joined the faculty where I am currently an attending psychiatrist and Assistant Professor of Psychiatry.