A native of Atlanta, Georgia (USA), Aretha is currently a member of the Hospitalist Team where she admits, consults and discharges patients and provides overnight cross-coverage cyclically.
She earned her Master’s of Medical Science from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia in 2009 and her Master’s in Clinical Psychology in 2003 from The Georgia School of Professional Psychology.
Prior to moving to Abu Dhabi, Aretha was an integral part of the WellStar Cobb Hospitalist’s Team in Austell, Georgia, where she was primarily responsible for admitting and providing care for patients within the Clinical Decision Unit, orchestrating consults and implementing appropriate discharge plans.
When Aretha is not working, she enjoys a semi-active lifestyle (HIIT and Running) and is addicted to snorkeling. Aretha loves traveling to pristine beaches with aquamarine water. She plans to become a certified scuba diver one day.
Aretha is currently single and anticipates being married in the near future.